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Vascular Plants of California
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Key to Pleuropogon

View taxon page for Pleuropogon

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

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

1. Lowest floret  8–12 mm; stem 7–16 dm;  evident

2. Awn 0.2–4 mm;   or  at maturity ..... P. hooverianus

2' Awn 5–22 mm; spikelets  at maturity ..... P. refractus

1' Lowest floret lemma 4.5–7.5 mm; stem (0.4)1.5–9.5 dm; rhizome 0 ..... P. californicus

3. Annual; lemma  generally present, (0)5–11 mm;  appendages 0.5–2.5 mm ..... var. californicus

3' Perennial herb; lemma awn occasionally present, <= 1.5 mm; palea appendages 0.5–1 mm ..... var. davyi



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