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Bothriochloa laguroides (DC.) Herter
Silver Bluestem, Silver beardgrass
USDA Symbol: BOLA2
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov
AL , AR , AZ , CA , CO , FL , GA , HI , IL , KS , KY , LA , MO , MS , NE , NM , NV , OK , SC , TN , TX , UT Native Habitat:
Grows in well-drained soils of grasslands, prairies, roadsides, river bottoms, and woodlands, often on limestone. USDA Native Status: L48(NI),
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Grasses and wildflowers for Houston meadow
February 28, 2008
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as with most new developments, the area is devoid of nature for the
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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:
Jacob's Well Natural Area
- Wimberley, TX
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Record Modified: 2011-05-30
Research By: DEW