Taxon  Report   6054    
Panicum urvilleanum  Kunth
Desert panicgrass
Panicum urvilleanum
© 2004 Hartmut Wisch
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Panicum urvilleanum, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Panicum urvilleanum
© 2004 Hartmut Wisch
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Panicum
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Valley Grassland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Panicum urvilleanum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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: Jan 21, 2019).