Calflora
Taxon  Report   9978 
Gastridium phleoides  (Nees & Meyen) C.E. Hubbard
Nit grass
Gastridium phleoides
© 2001 Julie Kierstead Nelson
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Gastridium phleoides
© 2004 Laura Ann Eliassen
Gastridium phleoides
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Gastridium phleoides, a monocot, is an annual grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Gastridium phleoides
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Gastridium
Communities:
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Agrostis ventricosa
TJM2 + PLANTS: Gastridium ventricosum
More information about  Gastridium phleoides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos and ID tips from PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (GAPH2)

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2017).

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