Taxon  Report   9008    
Agropyron cristatum  (L.) Gaertn.
Crested wheatgrass
Agropyron cristatum
© 2013 Aaron Arthur
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Agropyron cristatum
© 2010 Lee Dittmann
Agropyron cristatum
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Agropyron cristatum, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California.

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Agropyron cristatum
© 2010 Lee Dittmann
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Agropyron
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Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

More information about  Agropyron cristatum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 20, 2019).