Taxon  Report   9735 
Bouteloua aristidoides  (Kunth) Griseb.
Needle grama
Bouteloua aristidoides
© 2014 Keir Morse
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Bouteloua aristidoides
© 2014 Keir Morse
Bouteloua aristidoides
© 2005 Steve Matson
Bouteloua aristidoides, a monocot, is an annual grass that is native to California, NAM/WW.

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Bouteloua aristidoides
© 2004 James M. Andre
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Bouteloua
Subspecies and Varieties:
Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Bouteloua aristidoides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 17, 2018).

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