Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

  Leersia lenticularis Michx. image
Photographer: Kitty Kohout           

Kitty Kohout
Family Poaceae
Leersia lenticularis Michx.
catchfly grass
Leersia: for Johann Daniel Leers, 18th century German botanist
lenticularis: shaped like a lens
County distribution map- click for detailed distribution maps.
Detailed Distribution:
Town Range Maps
Google Dot Maps
Status: Native
Plant: perennial grass
Habitat: woods, swales

More Information Natural Communities Herbarium Specimens
All Leersia list Google- Images or Text

Flora of North America  (off site)
Grass drawing
Drawing by Agnes Chase from Norman C. Fassett's Grasses of Wisconsin
Homalocenchrus lenticularis (Michx.) Kuntze

Botany News/Events
Book We Recommend
Historical Botanists
Other Links
Botanical Club of Wisconsin (off site)
UW-Stevens Point Biology Dept.
Plants of Wisconsin
Vascular Plants
Natural Communities
Botany News/Events
Other Links
Lichens (off site)   
Tom Volk's Fungi (off site)
Taxonomy of Vascular Plants
                          Vascular Plants
Browse by Identification Guides
Family Wildflowers
Genus Trees
Common Names Shrubs
Search by Vines
Names Aquatic-Semi aquatic
Specimens Ferns - Fern Allies
Blooming Times Grasses, Sedges, or Rushes
County & Status Other Resources  
Town Range Taxonomy of Vascular Plants
  WI Checklist & CofC Values
Browse by:
Common Name
Search by:
Copyright 2012 Permissions Contact Us Web Map