Taxon  Report   6657    
Poa ampla  Merr.  
(no longer an active name)
Big bluegrass,  Western blue grass
Poa ampla, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Poa
Habitat: slopes

Communities: Northern Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest

Name Status:
PLANTS other name:
Poa secunda

NOTE: Poa ampla is no longer an active name.
More information about  Poa ampla
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.

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).