Calflora
Taxon  Report   8324    
Vulpia bromoides  (L.) Gray  
(no longer an active name)
Brome fescue,  European foxtail fescue, Six weeks fescue
Vulpia bromoides
© 2008 Keir Morse
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Vulpia bromoides, a monocot, is an annual grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Observation Hotline
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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
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Plant Characteristics
and Associations
Vulpia bromoides
© 2008 Sean B. Smith
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Vulpia
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Festuca bromoides

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Bromus dertonensis
PLANTS: Festuca bromoides
PLANTS: Festuca dertonensis
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NOTE: Vulpia bromoides is no longer an active name.
More information about  Vulpia bromoides
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (VUBR)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 14, 2018).

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