Calflora
Taxon  Report   9656 
Agrostis perennans  (Walter) Tuck.
Upland bentgrass
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Agrostis perennans, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Agrostis
Wetlands: Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS
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PLANTS: Agrostis altissima
PLANTS: Agrostis elata
PLANTS: Agrostis oreophila
PLANTS: Agrostis perennans var. aestivalis
PLANTS: Agrostis perennans var. elata
PLANTS: Agrostis schweinitzii
PLANTS: Cornucopiae perennans
More information about  Agrostis perennans
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (AGPE)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 24, 2018).

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