Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


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  Elymus lanceolatus (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Gould subsp. lanceolatus image
Photographer: Botanical Illustration           
Family Poaceae
Elymus lanceolatus (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Gould subsp. lanceolatus
thick-spike wheat grass
Elymus: Greek name for a type of grain, meaning generally to roll up," referring to lemma and palea which are tightly rolled about the seed
lanceolatus: lance-shaped
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Status: Introduced - adventive
Plant: perennial grass

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Flora of North America  (off site)
Agropyron dasystachyum (Hook.) Scribn.
Agropyron dasystachyum (Hook.) Scribn. var. riparum (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Bowden
Agropyron elmeri Scribn.
Agropyron lanceolatum Scribn. & J.G.Sm.
Agropyron riparum Scribn. & J.G.Sm.
Agropyron riparium Scribn.& J.G.Sm.
Elytrigia dasystachya (Hook.) A.Löve & D.Löve subsp. dasystachya
Elytrigia dasystachya (Hook.) A.Löve & D.Löve var. dasystachya
Elymus lanceolatus (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Gould var. riparius (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Dorn
Elytrigia riparia (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Beetle

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