Calflora
Taxon  Report   11726    
Hilaria rigida  (Thurb.) Scribn.
Big galleta
Hilaria rigida, 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 Pleuraphis rigida

Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Hilaria
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Pleuraphis rigida

Alternate Names:
JEF: Pleuraphis rigida
More information about  Hilaria rigida
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (PLRI3)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 14, 2019).