Taxon  Report   159    
Agrostis variabilis  Rydb.
Mountain bentgrass,  Mountain redtop
Agrostis variabilis, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Agrostis
Habitat: slopes

Communities: Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

PLANTS other name:
Agrostis rossiae

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Agrostis rossiae
More information about  Agrostis variabilis
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Feb 22, 2020).