Poa fendleriana (Steud.) Vasey
Poaceae (Grass Family)
USDA Symbol: pofe
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial
Root Type: Fibrous
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Shape: Linear
Leaf Venation: Parallel
Breeding System: Dioecious
Fruit Type: Caryopsis
Size Class: 1-3 ft.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Not Applicable
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Aug , Sep , Oct
Bloom Notes: Spikelets are whitish to straw colored.
DistributionUSA: AZ , CA , CO , ID , ND , NE , NM , NV , OK , OR , SD , TX , UT , WA , WY
Native Habitat: Rocky slopes.
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From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR
BibliographyBibref 293 - Manual of the Vascular Plants of Texas (1979) Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston
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MetadataRecord Modified: 2011-06-25