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

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Purple Needle Grass Stipa pulchra [inactive]




December 1, 2013 01:26 PM PST


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.

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