Source: California Invasive Plant Council


URL of this page: http://www.cal-ipc.org/ip/management/plant_profiles/Hordeum_marinum.php

Hordeum marinum, H. murinum (Mediterranean barley, hare barley, wall barley)

Hordeum marinum
Hordeum marinum, H. murinum
Photo courtesy Joseph DiTomaso

Hordeum marinum (Mediterranean barley) and H. murinum (hare barley) are annual grasses (family Poaceae). Hare barley may have arrived in California with Spanish settlers and is more common than Mediterranean barley.

Cal-IPC Inventory rating: Moderate

Cal-IPC Resources on Hordeum marinum, H. murinum

Cal-IPC News Articles

  • None for this species.

Cal-IPC Symposium Proceedings

  • Clines, J., J. DiTomaso, et al. (2004). Grasses working group. California Invasive Plant Council Symposium 2004. Ventura, CA.
  • Devender, T. R. V., R. S. Frlger, et al. (1997). Exotic plants in the Sonoran desert region, Arizona and Sonora. California Exotic Pest Plant Council Symposium '97. Concord, CA.
  • Quinn, L., B. Davis, et al. (2006). Does horse manure harbor invasive plants? Cal-IPC Symposium. Rohnert Park, CA.

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