Taxon  Report   3931 
Glyceria striata  (Lam.) Hitchc.
Fowl mannagrass
Glyceria striata
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Glyceria striata
© 2008 Keir Morse
Glyceria striata
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Glyceria striata, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Glyceria striata
© 2008 Keir Morse
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Glyceria
Lodgepole Forest, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Glyceria nervata
PLANTS: Glyceria striata ssp. stricta
PLANTS: Glyceria striata var. stricta
PLANTS: Panicularia nervata
PLANTS: Panicularia striata
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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 22, 2018).

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