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Vascular Plants of California
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Key to Eriochloa

View taxon page for Eriochloa

(For a list of species in Eriochloa, use the above link.)

Jepson Manual glossary definitions can be seen by moving your cursor over words underlined with dots.

1. Upper  awnless ..... E. acuminata var. acuminata

1' Upper glume  to short , awn generally ± 1–3 mm

2. Spikelets generally 2 per  at middle of branch axis  glabrous adaxially; glume awn ± 1–3 mm; upper floret  abruptly pointed, point < 0.5 mm ..... E. aristata var. aristata

2' Spikelets generally 1 per node; leaf blade short-hairy adaxially; glume awn 0.4–1 mm; upper floret lemma awn slightly < 1 mm ..... E. contracta



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