Calflora
Taxon  Report   11689    
Festuca myuros  L.
Rattail sixweeks grass
Festuca myuros, a monocot, is an annual grass that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Moderate
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Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Festuca

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN

PLANTS other name:
Vulpia myuros

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Vulpia megalura
ICPN: Vulpia myuros var. hirsuta
ICPN: Vulpia myuros var. myuros
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More information about  Festuca myuros
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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, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 11, 2020).