Calflora
Taxon  Report   259    
Alopecurus carolinianus  Walter
Carolina foxtail
Alopecurus carolinianus, a monocot, is an annual grass that is native to California and and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
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Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Alopecurus

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: disturbed

Communities: agricultural weed, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Alopecurus macounii
PLANTS: Alopecurus ramosus
More information about  Alopecurus carolinianus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ALCA4)


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 14, 2020).