Taxon  Report   12129    
Phalaris arundinacea  L.  var. picta   
(no longer an active name)
Phalaris arundinacea var. picta, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California.

Note: Sugar Pine Pt. SP. ; Sequoia Kings Canyon NP.

Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Phalaris
Parent: Phalaris arundinacea
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Name Status:
PLANTS other name:
Phalaris arundinacea

NOTE: Phalaris arundinacea var. picta is no longer an active name.
More information about  Phalaris arundinacea var. picta
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Nov 15, 2019).