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Last updated 4/27/2009 by David Giblin.
Achnatherum lemmonii (Vasey) Barkworth ssp. lemmonii[FNA24, HC2]
Lemmon's needlegrass

Publication: Phytologia 74(1): 8.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA24: "Achnatherum lemmonii grows in sagebrush and yellow pine associations, from southern British Columbia to California and east to Utah. It has been confused in the past with A. nelsonii; it differs in having narrower leaves, laterally compressed florets with a thick apical lobe, and longer paleas."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Stipa lemmonii (Vasey) Scribn. var. jonesii Scribn.
Stipa lemmonii (Vasey) Scribn. var. lemmonii[HC]