Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

  Agrostis gigantea Roth image
Photographer: Robert W. Freckmann           

Emmet J. Judziewicz
Family Poaceae
Agrostis gigantea Roth
Agrostis: Greek for "field"
gigantea: very large, from Giganteus "of or belonging to the giants"
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Status: Introduced - naturalized
Plant: perennial grass

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Drawing by Agnes Chase from Norman C. Fassett's Grasses of Wisconsin
Agrostis alba auct. non L.
Agrostis gigantea Roth var. dispar (Michx.) Philipson
Agrostis gigantea Roth var. ramosa (S.F.Gray) Philipson
Agrostis nigra With.
Agrostis stolonifera L. subsp. gigantea (Roth) Schübl. & G.Martens
Agrostis stolonifera L. var. major (Gaudin) Farw.

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