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Last updated 6/1/2009 by David Giblin.
Elymus elymoides (Raf.) Swezey ssp. hordeoides (Suksd.) Barkworth[FNA24, HC2]
bottlebrush squirreltail

Publication: Phytologia 83(4): 306 [1908]. 1997.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA24: "Elymus elymoides subsp. hordeoides grows in dry, rocky, often shallow soils, particularly in Artemisia rigida–Poa secunda communities, from eastern Washington and Idaho to northern California and Nevada. It resembles some Elymus–Hordeum hybrids."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Elymus hordeoides (Suksd.) Barkworth & D.R. Dewey
Sitanion hordeoides Suksd.
Sitanion hystrix (Nutt.) J.G. Sm. var. hordeoides (Suksd.) C.L. Hitchc.[HC]