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Sexton, Charles W.
Bouteloua hirsuta var. pectinata
Bouteloua hirsuta Lag. var. pectinata (Featherly) Cory
Hairy grama, Tall grama
Poaceae (Grass Family)
Synonym(s): Bouteloua hirsuta ssp. pectinata, Bouteloua pectinata
USDA Symbol: BOHIP
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Black
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov
Bloom Notes: At maturity the spikelet is black, usually visible to the unaided eye, and with long white whiskers.
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
- Austin, TX
Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff