Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Grasses, Sedges and other Monocots at MuRefuge 2012

California native unless marked * for nonnative aka alien

GRASSES, SEDGES and other Monocots

an ideal resource Wild Lilies, Irises, and Grasses: 
Gardening with California Monocots 
Nora Harlow and Kristin Jakob, editors

Blue eyed Grass (Sisyrinchium bellum) 

Blue Wildrye Grass (Elymus glaucus)

California Black Flowering Sedge (Carex nudata)
California Fescue (Festuca californica) in estivation 
with blooming California Fuschia
California Field Sedge (Carex praegracilis)

California Meadow Sedge (Carex pansa)

California Oatgrass (Danthonia californica)

Deergrass (Muhlenbergia rigens)

Douglas Iris (Iris douglasiana) both native and hybrids

     as well as Oregon Iris (Iris tenax) 

     and "Bridgeport Iris" (Iris ?)
Idaho (Festuca idahoensis)
June Grass (Koeleria cristata)
Red Fescue (Festuca rubra), newly planted and with Tidy Tips blooming
Native Rush (Juncas patens)

Nodding Needlegrass (Nassella cernua)
Purple Needlegrass (Nassella pulchra)
Slender or Bearded Wheatgrass (Elymus trachycaulis)
Yellow eyed Grass (Sisyrinchium californicum)

1 comment:

  1. Nice. Does blogspot give you the option of adding captions to images? That might be a better way to label them if they do. :)