Taxon  Report   2894    
Ehrharta calycina  Sm.
Perennial veldt grass,  Perennial veldtgrass
Ehrharta calycina
© 2013 Dale Ritenour
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Ehrharta calycina
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Ehrharta calycina
© 2005 Adonis (Don) Tate
Ehrharta calycina, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: High

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Ehrharta calycina
© 2015 Zoya Akulova
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Ehrharta
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2019).