Calflora
Taxon  Report   12097 
Tridens muticus  (Torr.) Nash  var. muticus 
Slim tridens
Tridens muticus var. muticus
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Tridens muticus var. muticus
© 2015 Belinda Lo
Tridens muticus var. muticus
© 2015 Belinda Lo
Tridens muticus var. muticus, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California.

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Tridens muticus var. muticus
© 2016 Keir Morse
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Tridens
Parent Record Tridens muticus
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Triodia mutica
More information about  Tridens muticus var. muticus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (TRMUM)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 16, 2018).

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