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Last updated 6/8/2009 by David Giblin.
Eragrostis cilianensis (All.) Vignolo ex Janch.[FNA25, HC, HC2]
stinkgrass

Publication: Mitt. Naturwiss. Vereins Univ. Wien, n.s., 5: 110. 1907.

Origin: Introduced from Europe

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA25: "Eragrostis cilianensis is an introduced European species that now grows in disturbed sites such as pastures and roadsides, at 0-2300 m, through most of the contiguous United States and southern Canada. The English name refers to the odor of fresh plants."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Eragrostis major Host
Eragrostis megastachya (Koeler) Link
Poa cilianensis All.