- Muskietengras; droogte tolerant pairiegras. De gemiddelde hoogte is 40 cm. De bloemkleur is... Black Grama. Photograph by Wynn Anderson. habit-- B. curtipendula is a bunchgrass Family - Poaceae Stems - No info yet. Niemcy; copyright © by Jarosław Makowski spikelets--notice how they hang down and look like miniature oats (giving rise to the common name:... The shaded areas on the map indicates where the genus has been observed in the United States. Click... Flowers - No info yet. habit, showing inflorescences-- Bouteloua pectinata is a perennial short grass Short, pendant branches of an inflorescence on the Pine Tree Trail at Aguirre Spring, 9/17/05. Go... Arrow shows the minute ligule. Inflorescence - No info yet. The one-sided flower clusters consist of numerous small spikelets and florets. The flower clusters... Inflorescences at Aguirre Springs on the east side of the Organ Mts., NM, 10/1/05. Node of stem. Leaves - No info yet. Bouteloua curtipendula - Side Oats Grama Hitchcock, A.S. (rev. A. Chase). 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States. USDA Misc. Publ.... Show Larger Picture Flowering - July - September. Habitat - Upland prairies, loess hill prairies, railroads. Origin -... SONY Hitchcock, A.S. (rev. A. Chase). 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States. USDA Misc. Publ.... inflorescences, with anthers exserted (hanging out)--do you see why this species is called eyebrow... Plant habit in upper Long Canyon in the Organ Mountains, where it forms a near-monotypic grassland... Leaf base. The shaded areas on the map indicates where the species has been observed in the United States.... spikelets in flower--the anthers are red in this species! habit and habitat--side-oats grama grows on dry slopes all over the eastern half of the U.S., and is... Common Name(s): Blue Gramma Life Zones: Description: Link: Inflorescences along NM 27 west of Hatch, Sierra County, New Mexico, 18 Sep 2005.