Publication: Fl. Franç. (ed. 3) 3: 33. 1805.
Origin: Introduced from Europe
selected vouchers: WTU
Notes: FNA25: "Danthonia decumbens grows throughout most of Europe, the Caucasus, and northern Turkey, and is now established on the west and east coasts of North America. It grows in heath lands, sandy or rocky meadows, clearings, and sometimes along roadsides. The species is sometimes placed in the monotypic genus Sieglingia, as Sieglingia decumbens (L.) Bernh."