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Virginia Wildrye

Elymus virginicus


24-48 in. Perennial, cool season, native grass with stems in small clusters. Leaves are usually hairless. Seedhead is a stiffly erect, bristly spike, usually 2-6 in. long. It is often enclosed by the upper sheath.


It was growing on a hillside in part shade.

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Texas, USA

Lat: 31.11, Long: -97.50

Spotted on Jul 10, 2012
Submitted on Jul 18, 2012

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