Calflora
Taxon  Report   4791    
Leymus salinus  M.E. Jones  ssp. mojavensis  Barkworth & R.J. Atkins  
(no longer an active name; please see Elymus salina)
Mojave wild rye,  Mojave wildrye, Salina wild rye
Leymus salinus ssp. mojavensis, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Elymus salina

Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Leymus
Parent: Leymus salinus
Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF + CNPS spelling variant of Elymus salina

Alternate Names:
NOTE: Leymus salinus ssp. mojavensis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Leymus salinus ssp. mojavensis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
USDA PLANTS Profile (LESAM)


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 22, 2019).