Taxon  Report   1212    
Bromus richardsonii  Link
Fringed brome
Bromus richardsonii, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Bromus
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Bristle-cone Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Bromus ciliatus var. richardsonii

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Bromus ciliatus var. richardsonii
More information about  Bromus richardsonii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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: Feb 23, 2019).