Peruvian Feathergrass, Stipa ichu (Jarava ichu), Poaceae. South and Central Americas, Mexico.
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Dimensions:3414 x 5121 px | 28.9 x 43.4 cm | 11.4 x 17.1 inches | 300dpi
Date taken:28 July 2011
Location:South and Central Americas, Mexico
Peruvian Feathergrass, Stipa ichu (Jarava ichu), Poaceae. South and Central Americas, Mexico. Stipa ichu, commonly known as Peruvian feather grass ichu, paja brava, and paja ichu, is a grass endemic to Guatemala, Mexico, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Venezuela, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, and Argentina, growing extensively in the Andean altiplano. It is used as fodder for livestock, principally South American camelids like the llama.