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Sand Grass

Triplasis purpurea

Plant Overview:

Other Common Names:Purple Sandgrass, Purple Triplasis
Plant Family:Poaceae
Plant Duration:Annual
Plant Type:Graminoids/Grasses
Bloom Time:Early August to late September
Fruit Timing:Early August to late September
Global and State Rank:G4G5, S4
Commercially available landscape plant?No
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Type:Sandy
Soil Moisture:Dry
Light Needs:
Opitmal Light:Sun
Light Range:Sun
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Dry

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