Taxon  Report   661    
Aristida adscensionis  L.
Six weeks three awn,  Sixweeks threeawn
Aristida adscensionis, a monocot, is an annual grass that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Aristida
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Coastal Sage Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Aristida adscensionis var. abortiva
PLANTS: Aristida adscensionis var. modesta
PLANTS: Aristida fasciculata
More information about  Aristida adscensionis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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: Apr 09, 2020).