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Eureka Dunegrass (Swallenia alexandrae)

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Swallenia Alexandrae, or more commonly know as Eureka Dunegrass, is a graminoid of the genus Swallenia. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Swallenia Alexandrae or Eureka Dunegrass's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the state of California.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Swallenia
  • Family: Poaceae
  • Order: Cyperales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Graminoid
  • Native Status: L48 (N)
  • Federal T/E Status: Endangered
  • Federal T/E Common Name: Eureka dunegrass
  • State T/E Status: CA (R)
  • State T/E Common Name: CA (Eureka Valley dune grass)




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