Deschampsia danthonioides (Trin.) Munro
FamilyGramineae — APG family: Poaceae
SynonymsAira danthonioides Trin.
DescriptionRelated to D. elongata, but annual and more low-growing, with few basal leaves; panicle more open; spikelets only at ends of branches; glumes exceeding florets; lemma with long (up to 6 mm) awn and pilose base.
EcologyWet places. Found at inhabited places only, thus doubtless introduced into our area. Described from northwestern North America.
Hultén's Flora About

This is a digital representation of Eric Hultén’s ‘Flora of Alaska and Neighboring Territories: A Manual of the Vascular Plants’, which was published by Stanford University Press in 1968. The book was digitized by C. Webb (at UAMN) as part of the Flora of Alaska project, with funding by the US NSF (Grant 1759964 to Ickert-Bond & Webb), and with permission of Stanford University Press. Data and images © 1968 Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Jr. Univ. Usage licence: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0. NB: You may find OCR errors; please refer to the hard-copy if in doubt.