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Grass Family (Poaceae). Blowout grass is a native, warm season, rhizomatous perennial grass. The average height ranges from 2 to 2 1/2 feet. The leaf blade is smooth, rolls inward, and tapers to a fine point. The seedhead has an open panicle one third to one half as long as the seed stalk.

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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