Taxon  Report   12067 
Stipa pulchra  Hitchc.
Purple needle grass
Stipa pulchra, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, Foothill Woodland
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Stipa
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS: accepted name: Nassella pulchra
Other Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Nassella pulchra
 Information about  Stipa pulchra  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (NAPU4)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 18, 2014).

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