Taxon  Report   11640    
Elymus hispidus  (Opiz) Melderis
Intermediate wheatgrass
Elymus hispidus
© 2004 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Elymus hispidus
© 2016 Neal Kramer
Elymus hispidus, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Elymus hispidus
© 2016 Neal Kramer
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Elymus
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Thinopyrum intermedium

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Agropyron intermedium
ICPN: Agropyron trichophorum
ICPN: Elytrigia intermedia ssp. intermedia
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More information about  Elymus hispidus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2019).