Calflora
Taxon  Report   4132    
Hesperostipa comata  (Trin. & Rupr.) Barkworth  
(no longer an active name)
Needle & thread grass,  Needle and thread, Needlegrass
Hesperostipa comata, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Hesperostipa
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN other name:
Stipa comata

 
NOTE: Hesperostipa comata is no longer an active name.
More information about  Hesperostipa comata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (HECO26)


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: Oct 19, 2019).