Calflora
Taxon  Report   2610    
Danthonia californica  Bol.
California oatgrass
Danthonia californica, 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: Danthonia
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: (many plant communities), wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Danthonia californica var. americana
JEF + PLANTS: Danthonia californica var. californica
PLANTS: Danthonia americana
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More information about  Danthonia californica
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (DACA3)

California's Coastal Prairies:  Grasses. Sonoma State University (contributed by Ralph Gibson)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 12, 2019).