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WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (5/21/15):
Poa trivialis ssp. trivialis   FAMILY Poaceae   Go to FSUS key


INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Poa trivialis   FAMILY Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 029-15-009:
Poa trivialis   FAMILY Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Poa trivialis

SYNONYMOUS WITH -
Poa trivialis ssp. trivialis

 

COMMON NAME:
Rough Bluegrass


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image of Poa trivialis ssp. trivialis, Rough Bluegrass

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_potr2_001_lvd

        

image of Poa trivialis ssp. trivialis, Rough Bluegrass

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Hitchcock, A.S. (rev. A. Chase). 1950    pnd_potr2_002_lhd

        

image of Poa trivialis ssp. trivialis, Rough Bluegrass

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / USDA Wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide    pnd_potr2_004_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (5/21/15):
Poa trivialis ssp. trivialis   FAMILY Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Poa trivialis   FAMILY Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 029-15-009:
Poa trivialis   FAMILY Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Poa trivialis

SYNONYMOUS WITH -
Poa trivialis ssp. trivialis

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3796

Grass, Sedge, or Rush
Perennial

Non-native: Europe

Habitat: Moist forests, disturbed areas, bottomlands, per Weakley's Flora

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Invasive?

This plant may be causing problems in natural areas outside its native range, according to authorities such as:

 

LEAVES:
Simple
Mostly alternate, 2-ranked

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Bisexual

Inflorescence a panicle, usually open

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Lustrous yellow
Grain

 

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