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Plant type

Grass

Size

1 ft Tall

Color

Brown

Common uses

Lawn alternative

Needle Grama (Bouteloua aristidoides) is a native grass that grows in Southern California, primarily in the Peninsular Range, the Mojave Desert and Sonoran Desert regions. It tends to grow in dry and open rocky slopes and washes, at elevations from 0-5900 feet.

Sun

Full Sun, Partial Shade

Caterpillars
Pollinators

Butterflies and moths supported

0 confirmed and 3 likely

Confirmed Likely

Orange Skipperling

Copaeodes aurantiaca

Pahaska Skipper

Hesperia pahaska

Ridings' Satyr

Neominois ridingsii

Site type

Dry, open rocky slopes and washes

Plant communities

Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest,