Taxon  Report   80    
Achnatherum pinetorum  (M. E. Jones) Barkworth  
(no longer an active name)
Pine needlegrass,  Pine stipa, Pinewoods needlegrass
Achnatherum pinetorum, 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: Achnatherum
Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Bristle-cone Pine Forest, Subalpine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Stipa pinetorum

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Stipa pinetorum
NOTE: Achnatherum pinetorum is no longer an active name.
More information about  Achnatherum pinetorum
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 10, 2019).