Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


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  Trisetum spicatum (L.) K.Richt. image
Photographer: Emmet J. Judziewicz           

Emmet J. Judziewicz

Emmet J. Judziewicz

Emmet J. Judziewicz

Emmet J. Judziewicz
Family Poaceae
Trisetum spicatum (L.) K.Richt.
narrow false oats, spike trisetum
Trisetum: from tres for "three" and seta for "a bristle"
spicatum: spiked
County distribution map- click for detailed distribution maps.
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Status: Threatened
Plant: perennial grass

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Grass drawing
Drawing by Agnes Chase from Norman C. Fassett's Grasses of Wisconsin
Aira spicata L.
Trisetum spicatum (L.) K.Richt. subsp. alaskanum (Nash) Hultén
Trisetum spicatum (L.) K.Richt. subsp. congdonii (Scribn. & Merr.) Hultén
Trisetum spicatum (L.) K.Richt. subsp. majus (Rydb.) Hultén
Trisetum spicatum (L.) K.Richt. subsp. molle (Michx.) Hultén
Trisetum spicatum (L.) K.Richt. subsp. pilosiglume (Fernald) Hultén
Trisetum spicatum (L.) K.Richt. var. alaskanum (Nash) Malte ex Louis-Marie
Trisetum spicatum (L.) K.Richt. var. congdonii (Scribn. & Merr.) Hitchc.
Trisetum spicatum (L.) K.Richt. var. maidenii (Gand.) Fernald
Trisetum spicatum (L.) K.Richt. var. majus (Rydb.) Farw.
Trisetum spicatum (L.) K.Richt. var. molle (Michx.) Beal
Trisetum spicatum (L.) K.Richt. var. pilosiglume Fernald
Trisetum spicatum (L.) K.Richt. var. spicatiforme Hultén
Trisetum spicatum (L.) K.Richt. var. villosissimum (Lange) Louis-Marie
Trisetum subspicatum (L.) P.Beauv.
Trisetum triflorum (Bigelow) A.Löve & D.Löve
Trisetum triflorum (Bigelow) A.Löve & D.Löve subsp. molle (Michx.) A.Löve & D.Löve
Trisetum villosissimum (Lange) Louis-Marie

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