Ontario Grasses website

Side Oats Gramma
Bouteloua curtipendula

Other common names: Tall Mesquite Grass

Other scientific names: Atheropogon curtipendulus, Bouteloua racemosa, Chloris curtipendula

French names: Boutelou

Family: Grass Family (Poaceae)

Group: Grasses

Flowers: Green/Brown

Height: 60-75 cm (23-29 in)

Habitat: Fields and Open Areas

Native/Non-native: Native

Photographs: 2 photographs available, of which 2 are featured on this page. SCROLL DOWN FOR PHOTOGRAPHS.

Range Map is at the bottom of the page

Side Oats Gramma (Bouteloua curtipendula)

Side Oats Gramma (Bouteloua curtipendula)

Range map for Side Oats Gramma (Bouteloua curtipendula)

PLEASE NOTE: A coloured Province or State means this species occurs somewhere in that Province/State.
The entire Province/State is coloured, regardless of where in that Province/State it occurs.

(Range map provided courtesy of the USDA website and is displayed here in accordance with their Policies)