Taxon  Report   4792    
Leymus triticoides  (Buckley) Pilg.  
(no longer an active name)
Alkali rye,  Beardless wildrye, Creeping wild rye, Valley wild rye
Leymus triticoides, 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: Leymus
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Elymus triticoides

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Elymus condensatus var. triticoides
PLANTS: Elymus orcuttianus
PLANTS: Elymus triticoides var. pubescens
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NOTE: Leymus triticoides is no longer an active name.
More information about  Leymus triticoides
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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:   (Accessed: Nov 19, 2019).