Calflora
Taxon  Report   13360 
Pentameris airoides  Nees  ssp. airoides 
False Hair-grass
Pentameris airoides ssp. airoides
© 2016 Keir Morse
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Pentameris airoides ssp. airoides
© 2016 Keir Morse
Pentameris airoides ssp. airoides
© 2016 Keir Morse
Pentameris airoides ssp. airoides, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Pentameris airoides ssp. airoides
© 2016 Keir Morse
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Pentameris
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More information about  Pentameris airoides ssp. airoides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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e-monocot.org:  Found in Africa (Southern Africa Cape Provinces Free State Lesotho Namibia)
Introduced into Australia (New South Wales South Australia Victoria Western Australia)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (POBU)

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Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 25, 2017).

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