[Bromes of the Columbia River Gorge]

Cheat Grass, Downy Cheat, Downy Chess

Bromus tectorum

Synonyms: Anisantha tectorum, Bromus tectorum var. glabratus, Bromus tectorum var. hirsutus, Bromus tectorum var. nudus, Bromus tectorum var. tectorum

Cheat Grass, Cheatgrass Brome, Downy Brome: Bromus tectorum (Synonyms: Anisantha tectorum, Bromus tectorum var. glabratus, Bromus tectorum var. hirsutus, Bromus tectorum var. nudus, Bromus tectorum var. tectorum)

The photos on this page show views of cheat grass as seen along Road K1000 to the east of the Mt. Adams Highway........................June 17, 2007.

Cheat Grass, Cheatgrass Brome, Downy Brome: Bromus tectorum (Synonyms: Anisantha tectorum, Bromus tectorum var. glabratus, Bromus tectorum var. hirsutus, Bromus tectorum var. nudus, Bromus tectorum var. tectorum)


Cheat Grass, Cheatgrass Brome, Downy Brome: Bromus tectorum (Synonyms: Anisantha tectorum, Bromus tectorum var. glabratus, Bromus tectorum var. hirsutus, Bromus tectorum var. nudus, Bromus tectorum var. tectorum)


Cheat Grass, Cheatgrass Brome, Downy Brome: Bromus tectorum (Synonyms: Anisantha tectorum, Bromus tectorum var. glabratus, Bromus tectorum var. hirsutus, Bromus tectorum var. nudus, Bromus tectorum var. tectorum)

The photo above and below show close-ups of the inflorescence of cheat grass as seen at the Klickitat Canyon NRCA to the east of Mt. Adams.............................June 22, 2008.

Cheat Grass, Cheatgrass Brome, Downy Brome: Bromus tectorum (Synonyms: Anisantha tectorum, Bromus tectorum var. glabratus, Bromus tectorum var. hirsutus, Bromus tectorum var. nudus, Bromus tectorum var. tectorum)


Paul Slichter