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Search Results:       Common Name: bent grass

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Checklist from Wisconsin State Herbarium
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      Family Poaceae (click for list of genera only)  
            Agrostis L. *
              bent grass (DISTRIBUTION MAP GALLERY of SPECIES)
            Agrostis capillaris L. *
              [Excluded] colonial bent grass, Rhode Island bent grass
                 Agrostis tenuis Sibth.
Image of Agrostis capillaris L.
            Agrostis hyemalis (Walter) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb. * +
              southern hair grass, tickle grass, winter bent grass
                 Agrostis antecedens E.P.Bicknell
                 Cornucopiae hyemalis Walter
Image of Agrostis hyemalis (Walter) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb.
            Agrostis perennans (Walter) Tuck. var. perennans * +
              autumn bent grass, thin grass, upland bent grass
                 Agrostis oreophila Trin.
                 Agrostis perennans (Walter) Tuck. var. aestivalis Vasey
                 Agrostis schweinitzii Trin.
                 Cornucopiae perennans Walter
Image of Agrostis perennans (Walter) Tuck. var. perennans
            Agrostis scabra Willd. * +
              rough bent grass, southern hair grass, tickle grass
                 Agrostis hyemalis (Walter) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb. var. scabra (Willd.) Blomq.
                 Agrostis hyemalis (Walter) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb. var. tenuis (Tuck.) Gleason
Image of Agrostis scabra Willd.
            Agrostis stolonifera L. * +
              creeping bent grass, creeping tickle grass
                 Agrostis alba L. var. palustris (Huds.) Pers.
                 Agrostis alba L. var. stolonifera (L.) Sm.
                 Agrostis maritima Lam.
                 Agrostis palustris Huds.
                 Agrostis stolonifera L. var. compacta Hartm.
                 Agrostis stolonifera L. var. palustris (Huds.) Farw.
Image of Agrostis stolonifera L.
            Apera interrupta (L.) P.Beauv. * +
              dense silkybent, silky bent grass
                 Agrostis interrupta L.
Image of Apera interrupta (L.) P.Beauv.

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