Flora of the Southeastern United States
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Bromus sterilis Linnaeus. Barren Brome, Poverty Brome, Cheatgrass. Phen: May-Jun. Hab: Disturbed areas. Dist: Native of s. Europe.

Origin/Endemic status: Mediterranean Europe and Africa

Syn: = Ar, C, F, FNA24, G, HC, Il, K1, K3, K4, Mi, Mo1, NE, NY, Pa, RAB, S, Tn, Va, W, WV, Pavlick (1995), Sales (1993), Sales (1994), Tucker (1996)

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image of plant© Gary P. Fleming