Taxon  Report   11228 
Stipa lemmonii  (Vasey) Scribn.  var. pubescens  Crampton
Pubescent needle grass
Stipa lemmonii var. pubescens, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 3.2 (review list).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Stipa
Parent Record Stipa lemmonii
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Achnatherum lemmonii ssp. pubescens
CNPS: Achnatherum lemmonii var. pubescens
More information about  Stipa lemmonii var. pubescens
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 27, 2016).

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