Calflora
Taxon  Report   6944    
Puccinellia nuttalliana  (Schult.) Hitchc.
Nuttall's alkali grass,   Nuttall's alkaligrass
Puccinellia nuttalliana, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
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Bloom Period
Family: Poaceae  
Genus: Puccinellia

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTSPuccinellia airoides
PLANTSPuccinellia cusickii
More information about  Puccinellia nuttalliana

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 10/21/2021).