Common Woodrush - Luzula multiflora
Luzula campestris [misapplied]
MNPS Threat Rank
Stems erect, 10–40 cm. Leaves sparsely long-hairy; blades 2–6 mm wide. Inflorescence of 1 to few erect or ascending, globose to cylindric clusters of 5 to 20 flowers, 5–10 mm long. Flowers: tepals purplish to tan, white-margined, 2.5–3.5 mm long; prophylls whitish. Capsules globose, ca. 2 mm long (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX)
AK to NL south to OR, ID, WY, KY and GA (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).
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Moist meadows, thickets, moist to dry forests, often along streams; valleys to subalpine (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX)
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- Ament, R.J. 1995. Pioneer Plant Communities Five Years After the 1988 Yellowstone Fires. M.Sc. Thesis. Bozeman, MT: Montana State University. 216 p.
- Lesica, P., M.T. Lavin, and P.F. Stickney. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. Fort Worth, TX: BRIT Press. viii + 771 p.