Taxon  Report   4788    
Leymus condensatus  (J. Presl) Á. Löve  
(no longer an active name)
Giant rye grass,  Giant wild rye, Giant wildrye
Leymus condensatus, 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: Leymus
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Southern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Elymus condensatus

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Aneurolepidium condensatum
PLANTS: Elymus condensatus
NOTE: Leymus condensatus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Leymus condensatus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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: Feb 23, 2019).