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  • Scientific Names
    • Stipa pulchra
    • Nassella pulchra
  • English
    • Purple Needle Grass

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Recent observations

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What

Purple Needle Grass Stipa pulchra [inactive]

Observer

districtnrd1

Date

March 28, 2014 02:32 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Purple Needle Grass Stipa pulchra [inactive]

Observer

robberfly

Date

December 1, 2013 01:26 PM PST

Description

This was Amber's call.

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Description from Wikipedia

Nassella pulchra, basionym Stipa pulchra, is a species of grass known by the common name purple needlegrass. It is native to California, where it occurs throughout the coastal hills, valleys, and mountain ranges, as well as the Sacramento Valley and parts of the Sierra Nevada foothills, and Baja California.

No range data available.