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Pappostipa speciosa
desert needlegrass Grass Family
Pappostipa speciosa Poaceae
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English common name
  •desert needlegrass
accepted scientific name
  •Pappostipa speciosa (Trin. & Rupr.) Romasch.
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Image Author: ©2008 Steve Matson
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed last week of September thru third week of March

How Likely at this Location (94%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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