Calflora
Taxon  Report   4787    
Leymus cinereus  (Scribn. & Merr.) Á. Löve  
(no longer an active name)
Basin wildrye,  Giant wild rye, Gray wild rye, Great basin wild rye
Leymus cinereus, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California and wNAM.
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Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Leymus

Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Elymus cinereus

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Aneurolepidium piperi
PLANTS: Elymus cinereus var. pubens
PLANTS: Elymus cinereus
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NOTE: Leymus cinereus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Leymus cinereus

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 22, 2020).