Taxon  Report   9667    
Alopecurus aequalis  Sobol.  var. aequalis 
Shortawn foxtail
Alopecurus aequalis var. aequalis
© 2011 Aaron Arthur
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Alopecurus aequalis var. aequalis, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California.

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Alopecurus aequalis var. aequalis
© 2015 David popp
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Alopecurus
Parent: Alopecurus aequalis
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Alopecurus aequalis var. natans
PLANTS: Alopecurus geniculatus var. aristulatus
ICPN + PLANTS: Alopecurus aristulatus
More information about  Alopecurus aequalis var. aequalis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2018).