Taxon  Report   11643    
Elymus ponticus 
Tall wheat grass
Elymus ponticus
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Elymus ponticus
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Elymus ponticus, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California.

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Elymus ponticus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Elymus
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Elymus elongatus var. ponticus
ICPN: Elytrigia elongata
ICPN: Elytrigia pontica
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More information about  Elymus ponticus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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 15, 2018).

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