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Achnatherum occidentale ssp. pubescens - Elmer's needlegrass

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Lifeform:
Perennial herb
Family:
Poaceae
Elevation:
5600 - 11200 feet

New Names:
Stipa occidentalis var. pubescens

Parent species:
Achnatherum occidentale

Plant Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest
Red Fir Forest
Lodgepole Forest
Subalpine Forest

Synonyms:
Achnatherum occidentalis ssp. pubescens
Stipa elmeri
Stipa occidentalis var. pubescens

Distribution

Counties:
Alpine
Butte
Calaveras
El Dorado
Fresno
Inyo
Kern
Lassen
Los Angeles
Madera
Mono
Modoc
Mariposa
Nevada
Placer
Plumas
Riverside
Santa Barbara
San Bernardino
San Diego
Shasta
Sierra
Siskiyou
Tehama
Tulare
Tuolumne
Ventura

Jepson Bioregions:
Klamath Ranges
Cascade Range Foothills
High Cascade Range
Sierra Nevada Foothills
High Sierra Nevada
Tehachapi Mtns
Transverse Ranges