Calflora
Taxon  Report   6667 
Poa cusickii  Vasey  ssp. pallida  Soreng
Cusick's bluegrass,  Skyline blue grass
Poa cusickii ssp. pallida
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Poa cusickii ssp. pallida
© 2016 Steve Matson
Poa cusickii ssp. pallida
© 2016 Steve Matson
Poa cusickii ssp. pallida, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Poa cusickii ssp. pallida
© 2016 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Poa
Parent Record Poa cusickii
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Poa cusickii var. pallida
ICPN: Poa subaristata
More information about  Poa cusickii ssp. pallida
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (POCUP3)

Search the International Plants Names Index

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 24, 2018).

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