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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. Last Changed: 17-May-1999
Species priority site is:
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. Festuca of North America: descriptions, illustrations, identification, and information retrieval. (Festuca N Amer)
  2. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  3. Hitchcock, A. S. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2. (Grass US)
  4. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  5. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=103638. Accessed 17 November 2018.