Hordeum jubatum

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Scientific name: Hordeum jubatum
Common name: Foxtail Barley
Family: Poaceae (Grass)
Description: Dry areas; 6-18 inches tall; long, silky plumes; common along roadways.

These images were taken near Breckenridge in August, 2014, with a Nikon D300S camera and Nikkor-Micro 70-180mm f/4.5-5.6 macro lens.  

© Tom Lebsack 2021