Melica torreyana is a delicate little grass of Central and Northern California. You'll find this grass in shaded woods, north slopes.
Melica torreyana tolerates clay and serpentine.
Foliage of Melica torreyana has color green-gray and is stressdeciduous.
Communities for Melica torreyana:Chaparral, Mixed-evergreen Forest, Redwood Forest and Yellow Pine Forest.