Bothriochloa barbinodis

Cane Bluestem

Plant family: Poaceae - Grass


Plant type: Grass-like

Plant origin: N/A, California

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Flower Color Insignificant
Blooming Season Spring, Summer
Height 1-2 feet
Spread 1-5 feet
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Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland

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Clay, Sand, Sandy Loam, Alkaline

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Cane Bluestem is a grass native not only to San Diego but also to Santa Barbara and even so far as Oklahoma. it is primarily used in revegetation, and is a very effective slope stabilizer. In landscaping it is desirable for its fluffy, white inflorescence, or as a component of a wild grass seed mix.

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