Taxon  Report   10245 
Pleuropogon californicus  (Nees) Benth. ex Vasey  var. californicus 
Annual semaphoregrass
Pleuropogon californicus var. californicus
© 2012 Aaron Arthur
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Pleuropogon californicus var. californicus
© 2012 Aaron Arthur
Pleuropogon californicus var. californicus, a monocot, is a perennial grass (rhizomatous) that is native to California.

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Pleuropogon californicus var. californicus
© 2013 Aaron Arthur
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Pleuropogon
Parent Record Pleuropogon californicus
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Lophochlaena californica
More information about  Pleuropogon californicus var. californicus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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: Mar 18, 2018).

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