Taxon  Report   12066 
Stipa pinetorum  M.E. Jones
Pinewoods needle grass
Stipa pinetorum
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Stipa pinetorum, 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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Stipa pinetorum
© 2005 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Stipa
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Bristle-cone Pine Forest, Subalpine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS accepted name: Achnatherum pinetorum
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Achnatherum pinetorum
More information about  Stipa pinetorum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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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:   (Accessed: Mar 18, 2018).

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