Calflora
Taxon  Report   8681    
Gaudinia fragilis  (L.) P. Beauv.
Fragile oat
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Gaudinia fragilis, a monocot, is an annual or biennial grass that is not native to California.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Gaudinia
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Avena fragilis
More information about  Gaudinia fragilis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

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USDA PLANTS Profile (GAFR6)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2018).