Taxon  Report   4222 
Hordeum intercedens  Nevski
Bobtail barley,  Little barley, Vernal barley
Hordeum intercedens
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
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Hordeum intercedens
© 2009 Stanley Spencer
Hordeum intercedens
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Hordeum intercedens, a monocot, is an annual grass that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond, Baja California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 3.2 (review list).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Hordeum intercedens
© 2006 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Hordeum
Valley Grassland, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: vernal-pools [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 25, 2016).

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