Taxon  Report   662    
Aristida californica  Thurb.  var. californica   
(no longer an active name)
California three awn,  California threeawn
Aristida californica var. californica, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, NAM/WW.

Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Aristida
Parent: Aristida californica
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN other name:
Aristida californica

NOTE: Aristida californica var. californica is no longer an active name.
More information about  Aristida californica var. californica
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 12, 2019).