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Ehrharta calycina
perennial veldt grass Grass Family
Ehrharta calycina Poaceae
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common names
  perennial veldt grass
  purple veldtgrass
accepted scientific name
  Ehrharta calycina Sm.
rules for finding collection records
  Ehrharta calycina (216)
family name
  Poaceae
Image Author: ©2017 Ron Vanderhoff
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed beginning of February thru 3rd week of August
Native to southern Africa. An invasive grass of southern and central coastal regions of California.

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Jepson
GrassBase
USDA PLANTS profile
Links to Plant Photos
Wikimedia Commons (27)
Cal Photos (29)
Starr Environmental (3)
Jay Sullivan (1)
base map where plant found
mag select

Disturbed
Brush
Sand
Grassland
Riparian
grid lines base