Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
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gaping grass
Steinchisma hians
Steinchisma hians
gaping grass Grass Family
Steinchisma hians Poaceae
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English common names
  •gaping grass
  •gaping panicum
accepted scientific name
  •Steinchisma hians (Elliott) Nash
rules for finding collection records
  •Panicum hians (15)
  •Panicum jejunum (0)
  •Steinchisma hians (162)
family name
  • Poaceae
Image Author: ©2006 John R. Gwaltney, Southeastern Flora
Image License: Author's permission
Image Source
Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed 2nd week of September thru 1st week of May

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Flora Uruguay (2)
iNaturalist (1)
base map where plant found
mag select
grid lines base