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wavy hairgrass
Deschampsia flexuosa
wavy hairgrass Grass Family
Deschampsia flexuosa Poaceae
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English common names
  •wavy hairgrass
  •common hairgrass
Spanish common name
  •heno común
accepted scientific name
  •Deschampsia flexuosa (L.) Trin.
rules for finding collection records
  •Deschampsia flexuosa (10)
  •Avenella flexuosa (47)
family name
Image Author: JK Marlow
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed 2nd week of November thru 3rd week of March

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
base map where plant found
mag select
grid lines base