Calflora
Taxon  Report   12129    
Phalaris arundinacea  L.  var. picta   
(no longer an active name)
Ribbongrass
Phalaris arundinacea var. picta, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California.

Note: Sugar Pine Pt. SP. ; Sequoia Kings Canyon NP.
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Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Phalaris
Parent: Phalaris arundinacea

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Name Status:
PLANTS other name:
Phalaris arundinacea

 
NOTE: Phalaris arundinacea var. picta is no longer an active name.
More information about  Phalaris arundinacea var. picta
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
USDA PLANTS Profile (PHAR3)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 12, 2020).