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Digital Herbaria

Poa bigelovii

Poa bigelovii Vasey & Scribn.

Bigelow's Bluegrass

Poaceae (Grass Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Poa bigelovii

Biglow Bluegrass


Location: HC5, Box 5128, Boerne, TX, Lot B, rear of house.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: With mixed grasses mostly in full sun. Deep, dark, alkaline, well drained soil

Description: About 2' tall with jointed stems, unbranched, erect. Leaves dark green. Soft when rubbed base to tip, sticky when rubbed tip to base. Flowering plume from tips much branched. Stamens brown/tan. Plume has "foxtail" feel from long hairs of seed.

County: Kendall
Collector: Kristina Coates
Collection Date: Sept. 7, 1992
Specimen number: 19

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0293
Accession Date: Jan. 5, 1993
Accession Number: 21

Annotations: SXFR Setaria scheelei (Steud) A.J. Hitchc. det. F.R. Waller 5/3/94 (Vasey & Scribn.)

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