Taxon  Report   6652 
Pleuropogon refractus  (A. Gray) Benth.
nodding semaphore grass,  nodding semaphoregrass
Pleuropogon refractus , a monocot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.2 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Pleuropogon refractus
© 2005 Doreen L. Smith
Pleuropogon refractus
© 2004 Dean Wm. Taylor
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Redwood Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: riparian, meadows [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Pleuropogon
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Lophochlaena refracta
CNPS: Lophochlaena refracta var. refracta
 Information about  Pleuropogon refractus  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (PLRE2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 21, 2014).

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