Taxon  Report   6669    
Poa douglasii  Nees
Douglas bluegrass,  Douglas' bluegrass, Maritime bluegrass, Sand dune blue grass
Poa douglasii
© 2006 Tom Annese
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Poa douglasii
© 2006 Tom Annese
Poa douglasii
© 2008 Tom Annese
Poa douglasii, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Poa douglasii
© 2002 Dean Wm. Taylor
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Poa
Communities: Coastal Strand

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Poa douglasii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
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).