Taxon  Report   2895    
Ehrharta erecta  Lam.
Panic veldtgrass,  Upright veldt grass
Ehrharta erecta
© 2012 Margo Bors
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Ehrharta erecta
© 2009 Margo Bors
Ehrharta erecta
© 2018 Lindsay T. Cook
Ehrharta erecta, 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: Moderate

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Ehrharta erecta
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Ehrharta
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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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).