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  Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) P.Beauv. subsp. cespitosa image
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Family Poaceae
Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) P.Beauv. subsp. cespitosa
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

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Flora of North America  (off site)
Aira cespitosa L.
Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) P.Beauv. subsp. genuina (Rchb.) Volk.
Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) P.Beauv. var. abbei B.Boivin
Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) P.Beauv. var. alpicola (Rydb.) A.Löve, D.Löve & Kapoor
Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) P.Beauv. var. genuina Gren. & Godr.
Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) P.Beauv. var. intercotidalis B.Boivin
Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) P.Beauv. var. littoralis (Gaudin) K.Richt.
Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) P.Beauv. var. longiflora Beal
Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) P.Beauv. var. maritima Vasey

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