June 26, 2016
Seven Year Itch?
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My grandpa, who wasn't much of a botanist, used to tell me that each plant of beargrass, Xerophyllum tenax, would only bloom every seven years. I of course believed him for a long time, but haven't found anything in the literature to support his claim. Anyone?

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