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Last updated 10/21/2021 by David Giblin.
Sporobolus airoides (Torr.) Torr.[FNA25, HC, HC2]
alkali sacaton

Publication: Pacif. Railr. Rep. Parke, Bot. 7(3/1): 21. 1856.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: rare in WA?

FNA25: "Sporobolus airoides grows on dry, sandy to gravelly flats or slopes, at elevations from 50-2350 m. It is usually associated with alkaline soils. Its range extends into northern Mexico."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Agrostis airoides Torr.