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Last updated 7/9/2013 by David Giblin.
Schedonorus pratensis (Huds.) P. Beauv.[FNA24, HC2]
meadow fescue

Publication: Ess. Agrostogr. 99, 163, 177. 1812.

Origin: Introduced

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA24: "Schedonorus pratensis is a Eurasian species that is now widely established in the Flora region. It used to be a popular forage grass in the contiguous United States and southern Canada, but is now rarely planted."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Festuca pratensis Huds.[HC]
Lolium pratense (Huds.) Darbysh.