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Grass Family (Poaceae). Pineland threeawn is a cool season, perennial bunch grass native to the U.S. The height is between 1 1/2 and 2 1/2 feet. The leaf blade is mostly basal; 12 to 20 inches long; narrow; rolled inward; wiry; and hairy on upper side at base. The ligule is hairy. The seedhead is a slender panicle 10 to 12 inches long; glumes have 3 awns about 1/2 to 3/4 inch long, one a little longer than other two.

Distribution: For current distribution, please consult the Plant Profile page for this species on the PLANTS Web site.


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USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center

Source: USDA NRCS PLANTS Database

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