Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) P.Beauv. image
Photographer: Emmet J. Judziewicz           

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Steve C. Garske

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Family Poaceae
Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) P.Beauv.
small-flowered tickle grass, tufted hair grass
Deschampsia: for Louis Auguste Deschamps (1774-1849), French botanist
cespitosa: caespes for "a turf, sod; field;" osus for "like"
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Status: Special Concern
Plant: perennial grass
(Glossary)

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Grass drawing
Drawing by Agnes Chase from Norman C. Fassett's Grasses of Wisconsin
Synonyms 
Deschampsia caespitosa (L.) P.Beauv. [orthographic variant]

         
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