Calflora
Taxon  Report   2933    
Elymus elymoides  (Raf.) Swezey  ssp. californicus  (J. G. Sm.) Barkworth  
(no longer an active name)
California squirreltail
Elymus elymoides ssp. californicus, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Elymus
Parent: Elymus elymoides
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Elymus elymoides var. californicus

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Sitanion hystrix var. californicum
NOTE: Elymus elymoides ssp. californicus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Elymus elymoides ssp. californicus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ELELC2)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 22, 2019).