Patagonia Wildflowers
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pampas grass
Cortaderia selloana
Cortaderia selloana
pampas grass Grass Family
Cortaderia selloana Poaceae
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English common name
  •pampas grass
Spanish common names
  •hierba de las Pampas
accepted scientific name
  •Cortaderia selloana (Schult. & Schult. f.) Asch. & Graebn.
rules for finding collection records
  •Cortaderia selloana (942)
family name
  • Poaceae
Image Author: ©2003 Forest And Kim Starr
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed All Year
Endemic to southern South America

How Likely at this Location (100%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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