Aristida Divaricata, or more commonly know as Poverty Threeawn, is a graminoid with green foliage and yellow flowers of the genus Aristida. It has a slow growth rate and a height of 1.3 feet at maturity. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. It's active growth period is spring and summer, blooms during late spring, is somewhat tolerant of shade and is routinely available commercially. Aristida Divaricata or Poverty Threeawn's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Arizona, California, Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas.
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