Calflora
Taxon  Report   11591    
Dasyochloa pulchella  (Kunth) Willd. ex Rydb.
Low woollygrass
Dasyochloa pulchella
© 2010 Neal Kramer
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Dasyochloa pulchella
© 1997 Christopher L. Christie
Dasyochloa pulchella
© 2012 Keir Morse
Dasyochloa pulchella, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Dasyochloa pulchella
© 2013 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Dasyochloa
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Tridens pulchellus
PLANTS: Triodia pulchella
ICPN + PLANTS: Erioneuron pulchellum
More information about  Dasyochloa pulchella
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (DAPU7)

Search efloras.org (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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 11, 2018).

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