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PlantFiles: Red Brome
Bromus rubens

Family: Poaceae (poh-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Bromus (BROH-mus) (Info)
Species: rubens (ROO-benz) (Info)

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Ornamental Grasses and Bamboo

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

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May be a noxious weed or invasive

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Gardeners' Notes:

Negative SleepyFox On May 21, 2010, SleepyFox from Prescott, AZ (Zone 7a) wrote:

Listed as an invasive species in Arizona. This species aggressively propagates in the Sonoran and Mojave deserts where it creates a severe fire danger and out competes native grasses, cacti, and other desert plants.

Neutral frostweed On Feb 8, 2007, frostweed from Josephine, Arlington, TX (Zone 8a) wrote:

Red brome Bromus rubens is Naturalized in Texas and other States.

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