Taxon  Report   147    
Agrostis hendersonii  Hitchc.
Henderson's bent grass,  Henderson's bentgrass
Agrostis hendersonii, a monocot, is an annual grass that is native to California, Oregon, *.
also called Agrostis microphylla var. hendersonii
California Rare Plant Rank: 3.2 (review list).   8th Edition
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Agrostis
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: vernal-pools

Communities: Valley Grassland, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Agrostis aristiglumis
ICPN + CNPS + PLANTS: Agrostis microphylla var. hendersonii
More information about  Agrostis hendersonii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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:   (Accessed: Jun 18, 2019).