Taxon  Report   5697 
Muhlenbergia appressa  C.O. Goodd.
Appressed muhly,  Devils canyon muhly
Muhlenbergia appressa
© 2011 Steve Matson
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Muhlenbergia appressa
© 2006 Steve Matson
Muhlenbergia appressa
© 2010 James M. Andre
Muhlenbergia appressa, a monocot, is an annual grass that is native to California and Arizona, Baja California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Muhlenbergia appressa
© 2010 James M. Andre
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Muhlenbergia
Creosote Bush Scrub, Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub
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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:   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2017).

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