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Leymus angustus
Synonyms: Elymus angustus

Common Name(s): Altai wild rye
Family: Poaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days: 90
Precipitation: 12 to 18 (in.)
Winter Minimum: -13° (F)
Soil pH: 5.9 to 8.5
Soil Texture/Type: All soil textures
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response:
Light Intensity: Full sun
Naturalized in Wyoming. High drought, fire, and salinity tolerance. High moisture and moderate fertility needs.
No diseases found for the ten pathogens searched.
Animal Food - forage


Geographical Origin:
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