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Achnatherum lemmonii (Vasey) Barkworth
Lemmon's Needle Grass, Lemmon's Needlegrass
Poaceae (Grass family)
USDA Symbol: ACLE8
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial
Fruit Type: Caryopsis
Size Notes: Up to about 3 feet tall.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Green , Purple , Brown
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul
DistributionUSA: AZ , CA , ID , MT , NV , OR , UT , WA
Native Habitat: Sagebrush and yellow pine associations.
Web ReferenceWebref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 32 - Grasses of Canada, the U.S., and Mexico - North America north of Mexico (all countries, provinces, states, territories) (2019) Open Herbarium (openherbarium.org)
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Achnatherum lemmonii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Achnatherum lemmonii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Achnatherum lemmonii
MetadataRecord Modified: 0000-00-00
Research By: CBR