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Related to Bouteloua: black grama, Bouteloua dactyloides
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Noun1.Bouteloua - forage grassesBouteloua - forage grasses      
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Graminaceae, family Gramineae, family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, grass family, Poaceae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane
grama, grama grass, gramma, gramma grass - pasture grass of plains of South America and western North America
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Native grasses these birds like are little bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium) and sideoats grama (Bouteloua curtipendula).
All roadsides contained dense grasses of various species and heights, including Johnsongrass (Sorghum halepense), blue grama (Bouteloua gracilis), little bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium), and sprangletop (Leptochloa fusca), as well as some forbs including burningbush (Bassia scoparia).
Species seeded at the Stanton in 1975 were ALF, CWG, spring wheat, and a native, perennial, warm-season grass mix (NAT) consisting of blue grama (Bouteloua gracilis) and sideoats grama (Bouteloua curtipendula).
The dominant vegetation consists of redberry juniper, sand sage Artemisia filifolia, side oats grama Bouteloua curtipendula, blue grama Bouteloua gracilis, little blue stem Schizachyrium scoparium var.
FAMILIA ESPECIE SITIO LLANO LLANOS LLANO SALADO MALPAIS Materia Vegetal Agavaceae Yucca periculosa * X Asteraceae Bidens anthemoides X Bidens bipinnatifida X Taraxacum officinale X X X Cactaceae Opuntia huajuapensis X X Opuntia robusta X X Cylindropuntia rosea X X Caryophyllaceae Cardionema ramosissimum X Brassicaceae Brassica rapa X X X Euphorbiaceae Croton dioicus * X Onagraceae Erigeron pubescens * X X Papaveraceae Argemone platyceras X X X Poaceae Avena sativa X X X Bouteloua scorpioides * X X X Hordeum vulgare X X X Muhlenbergia ramulosa X Muhlenbergia repens X X Paspalum sp.
Allionia Bouteloua Plant Trait incarnata barbata Plant length (cm) (1,2,9) 20-100 Up to 30 Flower color (1,2) Pink-purple NA Flowering period (1,2,3,4,5,7,8,9) Jun-Nov Jun-Oct Distribution (2,3,4,5,6,7,9,10) Disturbed Southwestern sites, USA to grasslands, southern and xeric Mexico shrublands.
Structure--For microphyllous scrub and areas with livestock, we registered a high dominance of creosote bush (Larrea tridentata; 16.6%), and blue grama (Bouteloua gracilis; 15.6%).
spp.] Chloridoideae Bouteloua 2 spp., Chloris 3 spp., [14 generos, 34 Cynodon 1 spp., Eleusine 1 spp., spp.] Gouinia 1 spp., Leptochloa 1 spp., Lycurus 1 spp., Muhlenbergia 7 spp., Pappophorum 2 spp., Tragus 1 spp., Trichloris 2 spp., Cottea 1 spp., Eragrostis 6 spp., Sporobolus 4 spp.