New Mexico Feathergrass

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Description

Grass Family ( Poaceae )

Latin Name : Stipa neomexicana
(synonym : Hesperostipa neomexicana)
Longevity : Perennial
Season : Cool
Origin : Native
Value :
Wildlife – Poor
Livestock – fair

Remarks :

This grass is very similar to “Needle-and- Thread” except the floret has a long awn that is pubescent with hairs. This grass is adapted to rocky, open slopes but is rarely abundant enough to provide much grazing.

Source: USDA-NRCS

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
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