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Trichloris crinita (Lag.) Parodi
Two-flowered trichloris, False Rhodes grass
Synonyms: Chloris crinita
USDA Symbol: TRCR9
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
False rhodes grass or two-flowered trichloris is a showy bunchgrass, 2-3 ft. tall, with fingers of white, feathery seed heads held above blue-green stems.
AZ , NM , NY , TX Native Distribution:
W. TX to AZ, s. to Mex. Native Habitat:
Silty areas along creeks & ditches USDA Native Status: L48(N)
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Description: Deep, alluvial soils.
Conditions Comments: Not Available
Seed Collection: Not Available
Seed Treatment: Not Available
Commercially Avail: yes
Wildflower Center Seed BankLBJWC-PM-6
Collected 2010-09-16 in Presidio County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
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Record Modified: 2009-04-18
Research By: TWC Staff