Digital Herbaria

Hordeum pusillum

Hordeum pusillum Nutt.

Little barley

Poaceae (Grass Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
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Specimen & Label Data

Hordeum pusillum

Little Barley


Location: 14511 Star Cross Trail, Helotes, TX.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: At bottom of west facing hill. Soil very stoney, but still with good dirt.

Description: Stems 10-40 cm tall. Stem nodes and leaves hairless. Blades flat, thin, to 12 cm long and 5 mm wide with small auricles. Inflorescence narrow and spike-like, breaking up at internodes in maturity. Outer glumes of lateral spikelets bristlelike.

County: Bexar
Collector: Mike Fox
Collection Date: Apr 28, 1995
Specimen number: 161

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 1025
Accession Date: May 23, 1995
Accession Number: 82

Annotations: SXFRB (In fruit)

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