Calflora
Taxon  Report   310    
Ammophila arenaria  (L.) Link
Beachgrass,  European beach grass, European beachgrass
Ammophila arenaria, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: High
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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Ammophila
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: coastal

Communities: Coastal Strand

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + 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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 13, 2019).