Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Distichlis spicata (L.) Greene image
Photographer: Emmet J. Judziewicz           

Botanical Illustration

Emmet J. Judziewicz

Emmet J. Judziewicz

Robert W. Freckmann
Family Poaceae
Distichlis spicata (L.) Greene
alkali grass, inland salt grass, spike grass
Distichlis: from the Greek distichos, "two-ranked," in reference to the arrangement of the leaves
spicata: spiked
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Status: Introduced - adventive
Plant: perennial grass
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Distichlis spicata (L.) Greene subsp. stricta (Torr.) Thorne
Distichlis spicata (L.) Greene var. borealis (J.Presl) Beetle
Distichlis spicata (L.) Greene var. divaricata Beetle
Distichlis spicata (L.) Greene var. nana Beetle
Distichlis spicata (L.) Greene var. spicata
Distichlis spicata (L.) Greene var. stolonifera Beetle
Distichlis spicata (L.) Greene var. stricta (Torr.) Beetle
Distichlis stricta (Torr.) Rydb.
Distichlis stricta (Torr.) Rydb. var. dentata (Rydb.) C.L.Hitchc.
Uniola spicata L.

         
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