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Elymus trachycaulus ssp. subsecundus

Elymus trachycaulus (Link) Gould ex Shinners ssp. subsecundus (Link) Á. Löve & D. Löve

Slender Wheatgrass, Bearded Wheatgrass

Poaceae (Grass Family)

Synonym(s): Agropyron caninum var. unilaterale, Agropyron laeve, Agropyron parishii var. laeve, Agropyron pauciflorum ssp. laeve, Agropyron pauciflorum var. glaucum, Agropyron subsecundum, Agropyron trachycaulum var. ciliatum, Agropyron trachycaulum var. glaucum, Agropyron trachycaulum var. unilaterale, Elymus laevis, Elymus subsecundus, Elymus trachycaulus ssp. glaucus, Elymus trachycaulus var. unilateralis


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), AK (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Root Type: Fibrous
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Venation: Parallel
Inflorescence: Spike
Fruit Type: Caryopsis

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Not Applicable


USA: AK , AZ , CA , CO , CT , IA , ID , IL , IN , KY , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MT , ND , NE , NH , NJ , NM , NV , NY , OH , OR , PA , SD , UT , VT , WA , WI , WV , WY
Canada: NB , NS

Additional resources

USDA: Find Elymus trachycaulus ssp. subsecundus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Elymus trachycaulus ssp. subsecundus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Elymus trachycaulus ssp. subsecundus


Record Modified: 2011-08-09
Research By: TWC Staff

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