Calflora
Taxon  Report   4789    
Leymus mollis  (Trin.) Pilg.  ssp. mollis   
(no longer an active name)
American dune grass,  American dunegrass, Dune wild rye
Leymus mollis ssp. mollis, 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: Leymus
Parent: Leymus mollis
Habitat: coastal

Communities: Coastal Strand

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Elymus mollis ssp. mollis

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Elymus arenarius ssp. mollis
PLANTS: Elymus arenarius var. scabrinervis
PLANTS: Elymus arenarius var. villosus
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NOTE: Leymus mollis ssp. mollis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Leymus mollis ssp. mollis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (LEMOM2)


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: Jun 16, 2019).