Calflora
Taxon  Report   8685    
Nassella tenuissima  (Trin.) Barkworth
Finestem needlegrass,  Mexican feathergrass
Nassella tenuissima, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California.
also called Stipa tenuissima
There is a high risk of this plant becoming invasive in California according to Cal-IPC.
Observation Search
(158 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Nassella
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN other name:
Stipa tenuissima

 
More information about  Nassella tenuissima

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 20, 2020).