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Leymus pacificus  (Gould) D. R. Dewey

(not an active name)

Beach wild rye,   Gould's rye grass,   Maritime rye,   Pacific wildrye
Leymus pacificus is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, and endemic (limited) to California.
also called Elymus pacificus
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Genus: Leymus
Family: Poaceae  
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Monocot
Jepson eFlora section: monocot

Habitat: coastal

Communities: Coastal Strand

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSAgropyron arenicola
PLANTSElymus pacificus
PLANTSElymus triticoides var. pacificus
JEFElymus pacificus
Information about  Leymus pacificus from other sources
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.

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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. [web application]. 2023. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 06/10/2023).