Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

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Family Poaceae
Sporobolus cryptandrus (Torr.) A.Gray var. fuscicola (Hook.) Pohl
sand drop-seed
Sporobolus: Greek spora for "seed" and ballein for "to cast forth" referring to dropping seeds at maturity
cryptandrus: cryptos for "hidden;" anthos for "flower"
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial grass

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Sporobolus cryptandrus (Torr.) A.Gray subsp. fuscicola (Hook.) E.K.Jones & Fassett

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