Ricegrass is a perennial bunchgrass 8 to 30 inches tall. It grows in the spring. Flowering occurs April to June. The seeds were ground up into a type of flour by the Paiute and other Native American Tribes. The elevation range is 2000 to 7000 feet.
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During World War II a series of tankers were built and named after, among other things, national parks and monuments. This is the SS Pipe Spring. More...