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Distribution by County   666    
Aristida purpurea  Nutt.  var. fendleriana  (Steud.) Vasey
Fendler three awn,   Fendler's threeawn
Aristida purpurea var. fendleriana is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
Record Count by County

Inyo: 10 Mono: 6 San Bernardino: 92
Kern: 1 Riverside: 24 San Diego: 14

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]. 2023. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 12/05/2023).