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Taxon: Festuca viridula Vasey

 
Genus: Festuca
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Poeae
Subtribe: Loliinae
Nomen number: 103638
Place of publication: Grass. Pac. Slope 2: t. 93. 1893
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 17-May-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • green fescue  (Source: F CalifJep) - English
  • mountain bunchgrass  (Source: F CalifJep) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage; forage; forage

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta (possibly), British Columbia]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Idaho (n.), Montana (w.), Oregon, Washington]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California (n.), Nevada (w.-c.)]


References:

  1. Aiken, S. G. et al. 1996-. Festuca of North America: descriptions, illustrations, identification, and information retrieval.
  2. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California
  3. Hitchcock, A. S. 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2.
  4. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  5. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=103638. Accessed 23 July 2019.