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.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

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

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:   (Accessed: Oct 25, 2020).