Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew, addit. ser. 8: 26. 1908
Phenology: Fruiting all year.
Habitat: Sandy disturbed sites such as roadbanks, fields, meadows, town lots, and pastures, sometimes weedy in open sandy land
Elevation: 0–3000 m
Ariz., N.Mex., Mexico, Central America, South America.
Bulbostylis funckii is the only heterocarpous species in Bulbostylis, the achenes of proximal spikelets being nearly twice as large and more tumid than those of aerial spikelets.