Taxon  Report   12049    
Stipa hymenoides  Roem. & Schult.
Indian rice grass,  Sand grass
Stipa hymenoides, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Stipa
Wetlands: Occurs in non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Achnatherum hymenoides

Alternate Names:
JEF: Achnatherum hymenoides
JEF: Oryzopsis hymenoides
More information about  Stipa hymenoides
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Feb 25, 2020).