Taxon  Report   12064 
Stipa occidentalis  S. Watson  var. pubescens  (Vasey) J.R. Maze et al.
Common western needle grass
Stipa occidentalis var. pubescens, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Stipa
Parent Record Stipa occidentalis
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
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TJM2: Achnatherum occidentale ssp. pubescens
More information about  Stipa occidentalis var. pubescens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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: Aug 30, 2016).

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