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Wasowski, Sally and Andy
Achnatherum richardsonii (Link) Barkworth
Synonyms: Stipa richardsonii
USDA Symbol: ACRI8
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Bloom InformationBloom Color:
Not Applicable Bloom Time:
Jul , Aug , Sep Bloom Notes:
(flowers) of grasses are usually so minute that they are not visible to the naked eye.
CO , ID , MT , SD , WA , WY Canada: BC Native Habitat:
Prairie/Meadow/Field USDA Native Status: L48(N), AK(N), CAN(N)
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Moist
Larval Host: The Grass Family is an essential larval food for most branded skippers and most of the satyrs.
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Record Modified: 2007-12-23
Research By: TWC Staff