Taxon  Report   6685 
Poa piperi  A. Hitchc.
Piper's blue grass,  Piper's bluegrass
Poa piperi, a monocot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California and to Oregon.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition
 

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Communities:
Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.4 (broad endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Poa
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Poa piperi  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (POPI2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / 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)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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: Dec 20, 2014).

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