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Fringed Brome - Bromus ciliatus
Other Names:  Bromus richardsonii


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: S4S5

Agency Status
USFWS:
USFS:
BLM:
MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 6

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General Description
Perennial bunchgrass. Stems 70–100 cm. Leaves: blades 7–10 mm wide. Inflorescence an open panicle 15–25 cm long. Spikelets 9–13 mm long with 5 to 8 florets. Lemmas with a straight awn 3–4 mm long (Lavin in Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
Throughout most of N. America excepting much of the southeast (Lavin in Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX) .

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 35

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