Calflora
Taxon  Report   12514    
Fimbristylis spathacea  Roth  
(no longer an active name)
Hurricanegrass
Fimbristylis spathacea, a monocot, is an annual grasslike herb that is not native to California.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Fimbristylis

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Fimbristylis atollensis
PLANTS: Fimbristylis cymosa ssp. spathacea
NOTE: Fimbristylis spathacea is no longer an active name.
More information about  Fimbristylis spathacea
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
USDA PLANTS Profile (FISP2)

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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 03, 2020).