Inflorescences of a comparatively short-awned plant west of Tularosa, Otero County, New Mexico, 15 Sep 2008.
A primary branch of the inflorescence of a comparatively short-awned plant west of Tularosa, 15 Sep 2008.
Plant habit, west of Tularosa, 15 Sep 2008.
Plant habit near Tortugas Mountain, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, 2 Oct 2005.
Primary branches of the inflorescence near Tortugas Mountain, 2 Oct 2005. This is a comparatively long-awned plant, and the inflorescences are beginning to disarticulate.