Taxon  Report   5402    
Melica stricta  Bol.  var. albicaulis  Boyle  
(no longer an active name)
Nodding melica,  Rock melicgrass
Melica stricta var. albicaulis, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Melica
Parent: Melica stricta
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Melica stricta

NOTE: Melica stricta var. albicaulis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Melica stricta var. albicaulis
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: May 25, 2020).