Taxon  Report   4789    
Leymus mollis  (Trin.) Pilg.  ssp. mollis   
(no longer an active name)
American dune grass,  American dunegrass, Dune wild rye
Leymus mollis ssp. mollis, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Leymus
Parent: Leymus mollis
Habitat: coastal

Communities: Coastal Strand

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Elymus mollis ssp. mollis

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Elymus arenarius ssp. mollis
PLANTS: Elymus arenarius var. scabrinervis
PLANTS: Elymus arenarius var. villosus
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NOTE: Leymus mollis ssp. mollis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Leymus mollis ssp. mollis
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: Dec 13, 2019).