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Aristida purpurea
purple threeawn Grass Family
Aristida purpurea Poaceae
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common names
  purple threeawn
  purple three-awn
  purple 3-awn
  red threeawn
accepted scientific name
  Aristida purpurea Nutt.
rules for finding collection records
  Aristida fendleriana
  Aristida glauca
  Aristida longiseta
  Aristida parishii
  Aristida purpurea
  Chaetaria glauca
family name
  Poaceae
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed beginning of March thru 2nd week of November

How Likely at this Location (100%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
base map where plant found

Desert
Grassland
Rocky
Disturbed
Forest
Brush
Riparian
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