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Digital Herbaria

Bouteloua hirsuta

Bouteloua hirsuta Lag.

Hairy Grama

Poaceae (Grass Family)

USDA Symbol: BOHI2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Bouteloua hirsuta

Hairy Grama


Location: 14511 Star Cross Trail, Helotes.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Extremely rocky, stoney soil. Morning shade/afternoon sun.

Description: Erect, tufted, perennial grass, 40 cm tall. Leaves much shorter than culm. Sheath & nodea glabrous, ligules & lower part of blades shortly hirsute. Panicle 18 cm long w/3 well spaced branches, 21 mm long. Spikelets 20 per branch. Florets in 2 rows. Spikelets 5 mm long including 3 mm awns.

County: Bexar
Collector: Mike Fox
Collection Date: Dec 1, 1993
Specimen number: 043

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0686
Accession Date: Mar 25, 1994
Accession Number: 50

Annotations: SXFRB (in fruit)

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