Calflora
Taxon  Report   11636    
Elymus condensatus  J. Presl
Giant wild rye
Elymus condensatus, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Leymus condensatus
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Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Elymus

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Southern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Leymus condensatus

Alternate Names:
JEF: Leymus condensatus
More information about  Elymus condensatus
Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

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Consortium of California Herbaria 2


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 29, 2020).