Page author: David Giblin
Molinia caerulea
purple moor grass

Distribution: Known from a single locality in King County where it is persistent; occurring in scattered locations throughout North America.

Habitat: Disturbed areas at low elevation near the coast.

Flowers: May-June

Origin: Introduced

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Molinia caerulea (L.) Moench
Publication: Methodus 183. 1794.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Molinia caerulea in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Molinia caerulea checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Molinia caerulea atlas page.

CalPhotos: Molinia caerulea photos.

USDA Plants: Molinia caerulea information.

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