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Vulpia octoflora

Vulpia octoflora (Walter) Rydb.

Common Sixweeks Grass, Sixweeks fescue

Poaceae (Grass Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: VUOC

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Root Type: Fibrous
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Shape: Linear
Leaf Venation: Parallel
Inflorescence: Panicle
Fruit Type: Caryopsis
Flower:
Fruit:
Size Class: 0-1 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Not Applicable

Distribution

USA: AL , AR , AZ , CA , CO , CT , DC , DE , FL , GA , IA , ID , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MS , MT , NC , ND , NE , NH , NJ , NM , NV , NY , OH , OK , OR , PA , RI , SC , SD , TN , TX , UT , VA , VT , WA , WI , WV , WY
Canada: AB , BC , ON , SK

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From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center - Austin, TX
Brackenridge Field Laboratory - Austin, TX
Stengl Biological Research Station - Smithville, TX
Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Vulpia octoflora in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Vulpia octoflora in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Vulpia octoflora

Metadata

Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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