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Purple Oniongrass

Melica spectabilis Scribn.

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Melica spectabilis (Purple Oniongrass) is a species of perennial herb in the family true grasses. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to Canada and The Contiguous United States. They have simple, broad leaves and purple flowers. Individuals can grow to 2.5 feet.

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EOL has data for 68 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of purple oniongrass. View this species on GBIF