Digital Herbaria

Bothriochloa barbinodis

Bothriochloa barbinodis (Lag.) Herter

Cane bluestem

Poaceae (Grass Family)

USDA Symbol: BOBA3
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), HI (I)
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Specimen & Label Data

Bothriochloa barbinodis

Cane Bluestem


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

Habitat: West facing hill in full sun with stoney soil, but good dirt and a little humus.

Description: Coarse perennial bunchgrass, stems upward curving about 100 cm tall. Stem nodes bearded with hairs to 3 mm long. Panicles narrow, contracted to 9 cm long. Internodes of panicle branches densely soft haired. First glume sparsely hairy.

County: Bexar
Collector: Mike Fox
Collection Date: Jun 30, 1995
Specimen number: 176

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 1042
Accession Date: Aug 5, 1995
Accession Number: 84

Annotations: S-FRB (In fruit)

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