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rat-tail fescue
Vulpia myuros
Vulpia myuros
rat-tail fescue Grass Family
Vulpia myuros Poaceae
common names
  rat-tail fescue
  rat-tailed fescue
  rattail fescue
  foxtail fescue
accepted scientific name
  Vulpia myuros (L.) C.C. Gmel.
rules for finding collection records
  Vulpia myuros (73)
  Festuca myuros (19)
family name
  • Poaceae
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed 3rd week of December thru 3rd week of August
Native to Eurasia, maybe. Naturalized in Hawaii.

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
where plant found
mag select

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Accepted Scientific Name

Vulpia myuros   (L.) C.C. Gmel.   (TSN: 42263, Index: 717)

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