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Digital Herbaria

Vulpia octoflora var. glauca

Vulpia octoflora (Walter) Rydb. var. glauca (Nutt.) Fernald

Sixweeks Fescue, Slender 8-flowered Fescue

Poaceae (Grass Family)

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







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Specimen & Label Data

Vulpia octaflora var. glauca

Sixweeksgrass

Poaceae

Location: On limestone hill in extreme SW Oakwell Farms, San Antonio.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Shallow, calcerous soil; half shaded, among other Poaceae. Small colony.

Description: Loosely tufted annual to 30 cm tall. Culms slender/weak, 2/3 height of plant. Ligules to 1 mm long. Infloresence an appressed panicle to 4 cm long. Spikelets to 5 mm long, glaberous. Lemma awn of lowwest floret to 3 mm.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Mar 27, 1994
Specimen number: 551

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0837
Accession Date: Jul 26, 1994
Accession Number: 63

Annotations: SXFRB (In fruit)

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