Rattlesnake Brome - Bromus briziformis
Annual bunchgrass. Stems 15–50 cm. Leaves: blades 2–5 mm wide. Inflorescence an open panicle or raceme 4–12 cm long. Spikelets 9–14 mm long, appearing inflated, with 5 to 9 florets. Lemmas awnless or awn-tipped. Roadside, edges of crop fields, parking lots, and pastures (Lavin in Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX)
Introduced throughout most of North America except in the southeast and some central provinces and states (Lavin in Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).
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- Lesica, P., M. T. Lavin, and P. F. Stickney. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. Fort Worth, TX: BRIT Press. viii + 771 p.