Aristida ternipes var. gentilis
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.