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Flora of Scotts Creek Watershed

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Briza maxima - Rattlesnake Grass

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Family Name: Poaceae

Common Names: Rattlesnake Grass, Big Quakinggrass, Big Quaking Grass

Origin: Not Native to California

Life Form and Duration: Annual Herb