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Last updated 6/18/2009 by David Giblin.
Melica harfordii Bol.[FNA24, HC, HC2]
Harford's melic grass

Publication: Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. 4: 102. 1870.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA24: "Melica harfordii grows primarily in the Pacific coast ranges from Washington to California, as well as in the Sierra Nevada and a few other inland locations, usually on dry slopes or in dry, open woods. The awns in M. harfordii often escape attention because they do not always extend beyond the lemma."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Melica harfordii Bol. var. minor Vasey