Wildflower Identification Website
Search for wildflowers by location, color, shape and time
Click here for Instructions
bearded melicgrass
Melica aristata
bearded melicgrass Grass Family
Melica aristata Poaceae
common names
  bearded melicgrass
  bearded oniongrass
  awned melic
accepted scientific name
  Melica aristata Thurb. ex Bol.
rules for finding collection records
  Melica aristata (391)
family name
Image Author: ©2017 Belinda Lo
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
Image Source Image Source
Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed 2nd week of May thru 1st week of September

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
base map where plant found
mag select
Native Plant Status
native status map native status map native status map
native Native
native Not Present

grid lines base