Distribution by County   1021    
Avena sterilis  L.
Animated oat,   Sterile oats
Avena sterilis, a monocot, is an annual grasslike herb that is not native to California.
Record Count by County

Alameda: 5 Riverside: 1 Ventura: 1
Marin: 1 San Diego: 11 Yolo: 4

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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 07/03/2022).