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Purple Tussock Grass, Purple Needle Grass
Scientific Name: Nassella pulchra (A.S. Hitchc.) Barkworth
Synonym: Stipa pulchra
Family: Poaceae
Purple Tussock Grass, Purple Needle Grass (Nassella  pulchra)
"Stipa pulchra", Picture U.S.D.A Forest Service, Courtesy of the Hunt Institute
Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 5,7-9,11,14-24
USDA: 7-10

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: California to Baja California in range land

Growth Habits: Perennial grass, 12 to 18 inches tall (30-45 cm), flo

Watering Needs: Little water

Propagation: Seeds, division

Blooming Habits:

Fruiting Habits:

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