Taxon  Report   8389 
Zizania palustris  L.  var. interior  (Fassett) Dore
Northern wildrice,  Wild rice
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Zizania palustris var. interior, a monocot, is an annual or perennial grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Zizania
Parent Record Zizania palustris
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Zizania aquatica var. interior
ICPN: Zizania aquatica var. angustifolia
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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: Aug 20, 2018).

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