Taxon  Report   3577 
Festuca brachyphylla  Schult. & Schult. f.  ssp. breviculmis  Fred.
Short leaved fescue
Festuca brachyphylla ssp. breviculmis
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Festuca brachyphylla ssp. breviculmis, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California.

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Festuca brachyphylla ssp. breviculmis
© 2016 Dean Wm. Taylor
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Festuca
Parent Record Festuca brachyphylla
Subalpine Forest, Bristle-cone Pine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
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Accepted by JEF
PLANTS accepted name: Festuca brachyphylla ssp. coloradensis
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More information about  Festuca brachyphylla ssp. breviculmis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Sep 25, 2018).

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