Calflora
Taxon  Report   6082    
Pascopyrum smithii  (Rydb.) Á. Löve ex Barkworth & D.R. Dewey

(not an active name)

Western wheat grass,   Western wheatgrass
Pascopyrum smithii, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
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Bloom Period
Family: Poaceae  
Genus: Pascopyrum

Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSAgropyron molle
PLANTSAgropyron smithii var. molle
PLANTSAgropyron smithii var. palmeri
PLANTSAgropyron smithii
PLANTSElymus smithii
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More information about  Pascopyrum smithii

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 06/28/2022).