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Little Lovegrass - Eragrostis minor

Non-native Species

Global Rank: GNR
State Rank: SNA
C-value: 1


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General Description
Stems spreading, 5–30 cm long. Leaves: blades 1–3.5 mm wide. Inflorescence an open panicle 5–12 cm long. Spikelets 4–8 mm long. Lemmas 10 to 19 per spikelet (Lavin in Lesica et al. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Montana Range

Non-native
 


Range Comments
Introduced; throughout most of North America (Lavin in Lesica et al. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Observations in Montana Natural Heritage Program Database
Number of Observations: 17

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Habitat
Frequently disturbed settings such as cracks in or along sidewalks, driveways, and parking lots, and along roads and railroad tracks (Lavin in Lesica et al. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Management

References
  • Literature Cited AboveLegend:   View Online Publication
    • Lesica, P., M.T. Lavin, and P.F. Stickney. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. Fort Worth, TX: BRIT Press. viii + 771 p.
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