Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


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Search Results:       Common Name: wood grass

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      Family Poaceae (click for list of genera only)  
            Brachyelytrum aristosum (Michx.) Trel. * +
              bearded shorthusk, long-awned wood grass, northern shorthusk
                 Brachyelytrum aristosum (Michx.) Trel. var. glabratum Vasey ex Millsp.
                 Brachyelytrum erectum (Schreb. ex Spreng.) P.Beauv. var. glabratum (Vasey ex Millsp.) T.Koyama & Kawano
                 Brachyelytrum erectum (Schreb. ex Spreng.) P.Beauv. var. septentrionale Babel
                 Brachyelytrum septentrionale (Babel) G.C.Tucker
Image of Brachyelytrum aristosum (Michx.) Trel.
            Brachyelytrum erectum (Schreb. ex Spreng.) P.Beauv. * +
              bearded shorthusk, long-awned wood grass
                 Brachyelytrum erectum (Schreb. ex Spreng.) P.Beauv. var. erectum
Image of Brachyelytrum erectum (Schreb. ex Spreng.) P.Beauv.

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