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Mormon needlegrass
Achnatherum aridum
Mormon needlegrass Grass Family
Achnatherum aridum Poaceae
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common names
  Mormon needlegrass
  arid needlegrass
accepted scientific name
  Achnatherum aridum (M.E. Jones) Barkworth
rules for finding collection records
  Achnatherum aridum (199)
  Stipa arida (112)
  Stipa mormonum (0)
family name
  Poaceae
Image Author: ©2011 Steve Matson
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed 2nd week of April thru 1st week of August

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (12)
Michael Charters (2)
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