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Bromus catharticus
Bromus catharticus
rescuegrass Grass Family
Bromus catharticus Poaceae
common names
  rescue brome
  rescue grass
accepted scientific name
  Bromus catharticus Vahl
rules for finding collection records
  Bromus catharticus (70)
  Bromus unioloides (0)
  Bromus willdenowii (9)
  exclude Bromus catharticus stamineus
family name
  • Poaceae
Image Author: ©2011 Harry Rose
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed All Year
Non-Native. Naturalized.

How Likely at this Location (18%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
where plant found
mag select

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Accepted Scientific Name

Bromus catharticus   Vahl   (TSN: 501066, Index: 760)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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Family Names