Taxon  Report   12063 
Stipa occidentalis  S. Watson  var. occidentalis 
Western needle grass
Stipa occidentalis var. occidentalis
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Stipa occidentalis var. occidentalis
© 2005 Steve Matson
Stipa occidentalis var. occidentalis
© 2013 Robert Steers
Stipa occidentalis var. occidentalis, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California.

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Stipa occidentalis var. occidentalis
© 2013 Robert Steers
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Stipa
Parent Record Stipa occidentalis
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
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TJM2: Achnatherum occidentale ssp. occidentale
More information about  Stipa occidentalis var. occidentalis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 05, 2016).

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