Taxon  Report   8327    
Vulpia microstachys  (Nutt.) Munro  var. confusa  (Piper) Lonard & Gould  
(no longer an active name)
Confusing fescue,  Tracy's fescue
Vulpia microstachys var. confusa, a monocot, is an annual grass that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Vulpia
Parent: Vulpia microstachys
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Festuca microstachys

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Festuca confusa
PLANTS: Festuca suksdorfii
PLANTS: Festuca tracyi
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NOTE: Vulpia microstachys var. confusa is no longer an active name.
More information about  Vulpia microstachys var. confusa
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 15, 2019).