Aristida ternipes var. gentilis

(Henrard) Allred
Common names: Hook threeawn
Synonyms: Aristida ternipes var. hamulosa unknown Aristida hamulosa unknown
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 25. Treatment on page 323.
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Awns subequal to unequal, ascending to spreading; central awns 10-25(30) mm; lateral awns (2)6-23 mm. 2n = 44.


Calif., Ariz., N.Mex., Tex.


Aristida ternipes var. gentilis grows on dry slopes and plains and along roadsides from Californica to Texas and south through Mexico to Guatemala.



Lower Taxa

No lower taxa listed.