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Pappostipa speciosa
desert needlegrass Grass Family
Pappostipa speciosa Poaceae
common name
  desert needlegrass
accepted scientific name
  Pappostipa speciosa (Trin. & Rupr.) Romasch.
rules for finding collection records
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family name
Image Author: ©2008 Steve Matson
Image License: Author's permission
Image Source Image Source
Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed beginning of March thru 2nd week of September

How Likely at this Location (54%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (44)
Jay Sullivan (1)
Michael Charters (2)
Cal Photos (1)
base map where plant found
mag select

grid lines base