Publication: Circ. Div. Agrostol. U.S.D.A. 16: 3. 1899.
selected vouchers: WTU
Notes: FNA24: "Poa curtifolia is endemic to upper serpentine slopes in the Wenatchee Mountains, Kittitas and Chelan counties, Washington. It has narrow panicles like P. pringlei and P. suksdorfii. It differs from P. secunda, with which it is sometimes confused, in having all blades short, flat, and firm, and few spikelets per branch.