Taxon  Report   5705 
Muhlenbergia microsperma  (DC.) Trin.
Annual muhly,  Littleseed muhly
Muhlenbergia microsperma
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
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Muhlenbergia microsperma
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Muhlenbergia microsperma
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Muhlenbergia microsperma, a monocot, is an annual grass that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Muhlenbergia microsperma
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Muhlenbergia
Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Creosote Bush Scrub
Habitat: disturbed
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Muhlenbergia debilis
More information about  Muhlenbergia microsperma
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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: Feb 18, 2018).

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