Taxon  Report   2938    
Elymus glaucus  Buckley  ssp. jepsonii  (Burtt Davy) Gould  
(no longer an active name)
Jepson's blue wildrye,  Western rye grass
Elymus glaucus ssp. jepsonii, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Elymus
Parent: Elymus glaucus
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Elymus glaucus ssp. glaucus

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Elymus glaucus var. jepsonii
PLANTS: Elymus glaucus var. tenuis
ICPN: Elymus divergens
NOTE: Elymus glaucus ssp. jepsonii is no longer an active name.
More information about  Elymus glaucus ssp. jepsonii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 12, 2019).