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Bouteloua breviseta

Bouteloua breviseta Vasey

Gypsum Grama

Poaceae (Grass family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: BOBR

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Fruit Type: Caryopsis
Size Notes: Up to about 16 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Green , Brown
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct

Distribution

USA: NM , TX
Native Habitat: Gypsum soils in southeastern New Mexico and the northern portion of the Trans Pecos region in Texas.

Web Reference

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)
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Bouteloua breviseta in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Bouteloua breviseta in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Bouteloua breviseta

Metadata

Record Modified: 0000-00-00
Research By: CBR

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