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Last updated 2/6/2008 by David Giblin.
Festuca rubra L. ssp. arenaria (Osbeck) F. Aresch.[FNA24]

Origin: Introduced

Notes: FNA24: "Festuca rubra subsp. arenaria is a European taxon that grows in maritime sands and gravels. It is known in the Flora region only from one specimen collected on Vancouver Island; it is not known to have persisted. The description is based on the range of variation seen in Europe."

"probably not reaching us" [H&C]

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Festuca arenaria Osbeck
Festuca rubra L. var. arenaria (Osbeck) Fr.
Festuca rubra L. var. lanuginosa F. Mertens & W. Koch