Calflora
42 matching records.
Searching for: genus: Stipa
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Stipa arida also called Achnatherum aridum
Mormon needle grass
rare, native
Perennial grass
Stipa arida
© 2014 Dana York
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa arida
© 2019 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa arida
© 2020 Matt Berger
Stipa brachychaeta
Puna needle grass
invasive non-native
Perennial grass
Stipa brachychaeta
© 2001 CDFA
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa brachychaeta
© 2001 CDFA
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa brachychaeta
© 2001 CDFA
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa capensis
Cape ricegrass
invasive non-native
Annual grass
Stipa capensis
© 2016 Emily Chase
Stipa capensis
© 2006 Luigi Rignanese
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa capensis
© 2009 Michael Bell
Stipa cernua also called Nassella cernua
Nodding needle grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa cernua
© 2013 Christopher Bronny
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa cernua
© 2020 Keir Morse
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa cernua
© 2013 Christopher Bronny
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa chaetophora
Stipoid ricegrass
non-native
Perennial grass
Stipa chaetophora
© 2011 Robert Steers/NPS
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa chaetophora
© 2011 Robert Steers/NPS
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa comata
Needle-and-thread
native
Perennial grass
Stipa comata
© 2009 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa comata
© 2004 Robert Sivinski
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa comata
© 2008 Sean B. Smith
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa comata var. comata
Needle & thread grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa comata var. comata
© 1998 Dean Wm. Taylor
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa comata var. comata
© 2015 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa comata var. comata
© 2015 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa comata var. intermedia
Intermediate needle & thread grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa comata var. intermedia
© 2018 Stefan Eggenberg
Stipa coronata also called Achnatherum coronatum
Crested needle grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa coronata
© 2019 Rachelle Gray
Stipa coronata
© 2005 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa coronata
© 2013 Christopher Bronny
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa diegoensis also called Achnatherum diegoense
San diego county needle grass
rare, native
Perennial grass
Stipa diegoensis
© 2011 Anna Bennett
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa diegoensis
© 2006 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa diegoensis
© 2011 Anna Bennett
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa divaricata also called Piptatherum micranthum
Small-flowered rice grass
rare, native
Perennial grass
Stipa divaricata
© 2011 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa divaricata
© © 2011 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa exigua also called Oryzopsis exigua
Little ricegrass
rare, native
Perennial grass
Stipa exigua
© 2011 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa exigua
© 2011 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa hymenoides also called Achnatherum hymenoides
Indian rice grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa hymenoides
© 2013 Kendra Olcott
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa hymenoides
© 2005 Steven Perkins
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa hymenoides
© 2019 Richard Spjut
Stipa kingii also called Ptilagrostis kingii
King's ricegrass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa kingii
© 2009 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa kingii
© 2009 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa latiglumis also called Achnatherum latiglume
Wide-glumed needle grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa latiglumis
© 2005 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa latiglumis
© 2005 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa lemmonii
Lemmon's needle grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa lemmonii
© 2008 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa lemmonii
© 2008 Keir Morse
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa lemmonii
© 2008 Keir Morse
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa lemmonii var. lemmonii
Lemmon's needle grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa lemmonii var. lemmonii
© 2020 David Magney
Stipa lemmonii var. lemmonii
© 2020 David Magney
Stipa lemmonii var. lemmonii
© 2020 David Magney
Stipa lemmonii var. pubescens also called Achnatherum lemmonii var. pubescens
Pubescent needle grass
rare, native
Perennial grass
no photo
Stipa lepida also called Nassella lepida
Foothill needle grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa lepida
© 2016 Andrew Longman
Stipa lepida
© 2017 Gary McDonald
Stipa lepida
© 2016 Andrew Longman
Stipa lettermanii also called Achnatherum lettermanii
Letterman's needle grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa lettermanii
© 2004 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa lettermanii
© 2004 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa manicata
Andean tussockgrass
invasive non-native
Perennial grass
Stipa manicata
© 2011 Eric Wrubel, NPS
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa manicata
© 2019 Eric Wrubel
Stipa manicata
© 2018 Eitan Kiin (MCOSD Restoration Crew)
Stipa mauritanica
Mauritanian grass
non-native
Perennial grass
Stipa mauritanica
© 2010 Zoya Akulova
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa mauritanica
© 2001 CDFA
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa miliacea
Smilo grass
non-native
Perennial grass
Stipa miliacea
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Stipa miliacea
© 2000 Joe DiTomaso
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa miliacea
© 2016 Zoya Akulova
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa miliacea var. miliacea
Smilo grass
invasive non-native
Perennial grass
Stipa miliacea var. miliacea
© 2006 Luigi Rignanese
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa miliacea var. miliacea
© 2012 Tom Schweich
Stipa miliacea var. miliacea
© 2009 Keir Morse
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa nelsonii
Mountain needle grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa nelsonii
© 2012 Belinda Lo
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa nelsonii
© © 2005 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa nelsonii
© 2005 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa nelsonii var. dorei
Mountain needle grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa nelsonii var. dorei
© 2012 Belinda Lo
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa nelsonii var. dorei
© 2012 Belinda Lo
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa nelsonii var. dorei
© 2012 Belinda Lo
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa nevadensis also called Achnatherum nevadense
Nevada needle grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa nevadensis
© 2005 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa nevadensis
© 2005 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa nevadensis
© 2005 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa occidentalis
Western needlegrass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa occidentalis
© 2006 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa occidentalis
© 2002 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa occidentalis
© 2005 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa occidentalis var. californica
California needle grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa occidentalis var. californica
© 2006 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa occidentalis var. californica
© 2008 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa occidentalis var. californica
© 2006 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa occidentalis var. occidentalis
Western needle grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa occidentalis var. occidentalis
© 2013 Robert Steers
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa occidentalis var. occidentalis
© 2005 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa occidentalis var. occidentalis
© 2005 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa occidentalis var. pubescens
Common western needle grass
native
Perennial grass
no photo
Stipa parishii
Parish's needlegrass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa parishii
© 2017 Keir Morse
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa parishii
© 2017 Keir Morse
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa parishii
© 2017 Keir Morse
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa parishii var. parishii
Parish's needlegrass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa parishii var. parishii
© 2017 Keir Morse
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa parishii var. parishii
© 2017 Keir Morse
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa parishii var. parishii
© 2017 Keir Morse
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa pinetorum also called Achnatherum pinetorum
Pinewoods needle grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa pinetorum
© 2005 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa pinetorum
© 2005 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa plumosa
South american rice grass
non-native
Perennial grass
no photo
Stipa pulchra also called Nassella pulchra
Purple needle grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa pulchra
© 2019 Michelle Karle
Stipa pulchra
© 2018 Gary McDonald
Stipa pulchra
© 2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Stipa purpurata
Bristly needle grass
non-native
Perennial grass
Stipa purpurata
© 2011 Robert Steers/NPS
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa purpurata
© 2011 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa purpurata
© 2001 CDFA
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa speciosa also called Achnatherum speciosum
Desert needle grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa speciosa
© 2003 James M. Andre
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa speciosa
© 2019 Lynn Sweet
Stipa speciosa
© 2018 Liz Block
Stipa stillmanii also called Achnatherum stillmanii
Stillman's needle grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa stillmanii
© 1996 Dean Wm. Taylor
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa stillmanii
© 2017 Belinda Lo
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa stillmanii
© 2017 Belinda Lo
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa tenuissima
Mexican feathergrass
non-native
Perennial grass
Stipa tenuissima
© 2015 Neal Kramer
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa tenuissima
© 2015 Neal Kramer
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa tenuissima
© 2016 Barbara Boethling
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa thurberiana also called Achnatherum thurberianum
Thurber's needle grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa thurberiana
© 2005 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa thurberiana
© 2005 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa thurberiana
© 2005 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa webberi also called Achnatherum webberi
Webber's needle grass
native
Perennial grass
Stipa webberi
© 2005 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Stipa webberi
© 2005 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
    Suggested Citation
    Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation. [web application]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 10, 2021).

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