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Distribution by County   12042    
Stipa cernua  Stebbins & Love
Nodding needle grass
Stipa cernua is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, and endemic (limited) to California.
also called Nassella cernua

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: 11/30/2022).