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Last updated 7/29/2009 by David Giblin.
Poa leibergii Scribn.[FNA24, HC, HC2]
Leiberg's blue grass

Publication: Bulletin, Division of Agrostology United States Department of Agriculture 8: 6, pl. 2. 1897.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA24: "Poa leibergii grows on mossy ledges and around vernal pools and the outer margins of Camassia swales, in sagebrush desert to low alpine habitats, especially where snow persists. It is found primarily on and around the basaltic Columbia plateaus, and is gynodioecious. All reports of P. leibergii from California, and most of those from Nevada, are based on misidentified specimens of P. cusickii subsp. cusickii and P. stebbinsii."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Poa vaseyochloa Scribn.