Calflora
Taxon  Report   12058    
Stipa miliacea  (L.) Hoover  var. miliacea 
Smilo grass
Stipa miliacea var. miliacea
© 2006 Luigi Rignanese
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Stipa miliacea var. miliacea
© 2012 Tom Schweich
Stipa miliacea var. miliacea
© 2009 Keir Morse
Stipa miliacea var. miliacea, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California. Cal-IPC rating: Limited

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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
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Bloom Period
Stipa miliacea var. miliacea
© 2016 Andrew Longman
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Stipa
Parent: Stipa miliacea
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Oryzopsis miliacea
ICPN: Piptatherum miliaceum ssp. miliaceum
ICPN: Piptatherum miliaceum
More information about  Stipa miliacea var. miliacea
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 14, 2018).

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