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bristle basketgrass
Oplismenus hirtellus
bristle basketgrass Grass Family
Oplismenus hirtellus Poaceae
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English common names
  •bristle basketgrass
  •bamboo grass
Spanish common names
  •zacate de labor
  •zacate perfumado
accepted scientific name
  •Oplismenus hirtellus (L.) P. Beauv.
rules for finding collection records
  •Oplismenus hirtellus (119)
  •Oplismenus setarius (0)
family name
Image Author: ©2014 Forest And Kim Starr
Image License: CC BY
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass, Bamboo
Plant Observed 3rd week of October thru 1st week of June

How Likely at this Location (30%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
base map where plant found
mag select
grid lines base