Patagonia Wildflowers
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slender bluestem
Schizachyrium tenerum
Schizachyrium tenerum
slender bluestem Grass Family
Schizachyrium tenerum Poaceae
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English common names
  •slender bluestem
  •slender little bluestem
accepted scientific name
  •Schizachyrium tenerum Nees
rules for finding collection records
  •Andropogon tener (3)
  •Schizachyrium tenerum (98)
family name
  • Poaceae
Image Author: Jose Hernandez, Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory. Uruguay
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed beginning of December thru 2nd week of June

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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