Taxon  Report   5710 
Muhlenbergia richardsonis  (Trin.) Rydb.
Mat muhly,  Matted muhly, Richardson's muhly
Muhlenbergia richardsonis
© 2006 Steve Matson
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Muhlenbergia richardsonis
© 2007 Steve Matson
Muhlenbergia richardsonis
© 2015 Keir Morse
Muhlenbergia richardsonis, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Muhlenbergia richardsonis
© 2012 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Muhlenbergia
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Muhlenbergia squarrosa
More information about  Muhlenbergia richardsonis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 14, 2017).

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