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Uruguayan tussockgrass
Nassella neesiana
Uruguayan tussockgrass Grass Family
Nassella neesiana Poaceae
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English common name
  •Uruguayan tussockgrass
accepted scientific name
  •Nassella neesiana (Trin. & Rupr.) Barkworth
rules for finding collection records
  •Nassella neesiana (287)
  •Stipa hispida (1)
  •Stipa neesiana (39)
  •Stipa trachysperma (1)
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Image Author: ©2014 Harry Rose
Image License: CC BY
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed 3rd week of September thru 3rd week of March

How Likely at this Location (100%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Wikimedia Commons (79)
Flora Uruguay (10)
Catalogo Plantas UdeC (1)
SEINet (1)
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