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Muhlenbergia mexicana
wirestem muhly

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia to California, east to the Atlantic Coast.

Habitat: Rocky, sandy, or silty riverbanks, shores, moist or mesic slopes, roadsides, ditches, and railroads.

Flowers: June-August

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Review Group 1 in Washington (WANHP)


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Accepted Name:
Muhlenbergia mexicana (L.) Trin.
Publication: Gram. Unifl. Sesquifl. 189, 190, 297, t. 5, f. 8. 1824.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Agrostis mexicana L.
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Muhlenbergia mexicana in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database

WA Flora Checklist: Muhlenbergia mexicana checklist entry

OregonFlora: Muhlenbergia mexicana information

E-Flora BC: Muhlenbergia mexicana atlas page

CalPhotos: Muhlenbergia mexicana photos

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