Squirreltail is a perennial bunchgrass 4 to 25 inches tall. It grows in the spring. The grass is green with green to purplish seed clusters drying to yellow by early summer. The grass can be found in elevations between 2000 to 11,500 feet.
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Three episodes of Death Valley Days ("Long Night at Fort Lonely", "Key to the Fort", "A Full House") were filmed at Pipe Spring National Monument in 1967.