Taxon  Report   6416    
Phalaris aquatica  L.
Bulbous canarygrass,  Harding grass
Phalaris aquatica, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Moderate
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(9426 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Phalaris
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Phalaris stenoptera
PLANTS: Phalaris tuberosa var. hirtiglumis
PLANTS: Phalaris tuberosa var. stenoptera
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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 25, 2020).