Calflora
Taxon  Report   6539    
Piptatherum miliaceum  (L.) Coss.  
(no longer an active name)
Millet mountain rice,  Rice grass, Smilo grass
Piptatherum miliaceum, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.
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Observation Search
(1 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Piptatherum

Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN other name:
Stipa miliacea

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Agrostis miliacea
PLANTS: Oryzopsis miliacea
PLANTS: Stipa miliacea
NOTE: Piptatherum miliaceum is no longer an active name.
More information about  Piptatherum miliaceum

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 09, 2020).