Taxon  Report   4219 
Hordeum brachyantherum  Nevski  ssp. brachyantherum 
Meadow barley
Hordeum brachyantherum ssp. brachyantherum
© 2011 Barry Breckling
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Hordeum brachyantherum ssp. brachyantherum
© 2015 Steve Matson
Hordeum brachyantherum ssp. brachyantherum
© 2015 Steve Matson
Hordeum brachyantherum ssp. brachyantherum, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California.

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Hordeum brachyantherum ssp. brachyantherum
© 2018 Emily Allen
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Hordeum
Parent Record Hordeum brachyantherum
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Alpine Fell-fields, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Critesion brachyantherum
PLANTS: Critesion jubatum ssp. breviaristatum
PLANTS: Hordeum boreale
PLANTS: Hordeum jubatum ssp. breviaristatum
PLANTS: Hordeum jubatum var. boreale
PLANTS: Hordeum nodosum var. boreale
PLANTS: Hordeum nodosum
More information about  Hordeum brachyantherum ssp. brachyantherum
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This plant is available commercially.
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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 18, 2018).

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