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Variable Bentgrass - Agrostis variabilis

Status Under Review

Global Rank: G5
State Rank: SU

Agency Status
USFWS:
USFS:
BLM:
MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 4

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General Description
Perennial bunchgrass. Stems 10–20 cm. Leaves: blades 1–2 mm wide, ligules 1–3 mm long. Inflorescence a contracted panicle 2–6 cm long. Spikelets 2–2.3 mm long. Lemmas 1.8–2.1 mm long, awnless; palea absent (Lavin in Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Range Comments
Throughout much of western N. America (Lavin in Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX) .

Habitat

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Citation for data on this website:
Variable Bentgrass — Agrostis variabilis.  Montana Field Guide.  .  Retrieved on , from