Taxon  Report   12065    
Stipa parishii  Vasey  var. parishii 
Parish's needlegrass
Stipa parishii var. parishii
© 2017 Keir Morse
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Stipa parishii var. parishii
© 2017 Keir Morse
Stipa parishii var. parishii
© 2005 Steve Matson
Stipa parishii var. parishii, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California.

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Stipa parishii var. parishii
© 2017 Keir Morse
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Stipa
Parent: Stipa parishii
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Achnatherum parishii ssp. parishii
ICPN: Achnatherum parishii var. parishii
ICPN: Achnatherum parishii
More information about  Stipa parishii var. parishii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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: Jan 21, 2019).