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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 (188)
  Aristida glauca (181)
  Aristida longiseta (343)
  Aristida parishii (134)
  Aristida purpurea (7984)
  Chaetaria glauca (0)
family name
  Poaceae
Image Author: ©2015 Steve Matson
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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
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Desert
Grassland
Rocky
Disturbed
Sand
Forest
Riparian
Brush
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