Calflora
Taxon  Report   11434    
Bromus catharticus  Vahl  var. elatus  (E. Desv.) Planchuelo
Chilean brome
Bromus catharticus var. elatus, a monocot, is an annual or perennial grass that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.
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Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Bromus
Parent: Bromus catharticus

Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Bromus stamineus
More information about  Bromus catharticus var. elatus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 01, 2020).