[Fescue Grasses West of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

California Fescue

Festuca californica var. californica

One panicle of the inflorescence of Californica Fescue: Festuca californica var. californica

A close-up of one panicle in the inflorescence of California fescue within the Biscuit Fire burn area on a ridge about three-quarters of a mile southeast of Whetstone Butte, Siskiyou National Forest..............July 15, 2012.

Californica Fescue: Festuca californica var. californica - Californica Fescue: Festuca californica var. californica

Californica Fescue: Festuca californica var. californica - Californica Fescue: Festuca californica var. californica

Panicle branche of Californica Fescue: Festuca californica var. californica

California fescue within the Biscuit Fire burn area on a ridge about three-quarters of a mile southeast of Whetstone Butte, Siskiyou National Forest..............July 15, 2012.

Paul Slichter