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  Sporobolus neglectus Nash image
Photographer: Gary Fewless           

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Gary Fewless
Family Poaceae
Sporobolus neglectus Nash
puff-sheath drop-seed, small drop-seed
Sporobolus: Greek spora for "seed" and ballein for "to cast forth" referring to dropping seeds at maturity
neglectus: neglected or overlooked
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Status: Native
Plant: annual grass

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Sporobolus vaginiflorus (Torr. ex A.Gray) A.W.Wood var. neglectus (Nash) Scribn.

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