Page author: David Giblin
Poa howellii
Howell's bluegrass

Distribution: Occurring west of the Cascades crest in Washington and in the Columbia River Gorge; southern British Columbia to California.

Habitat: Lowland to montane rocky banks, forested slopes, and disturbed areas.

Flowers: April-June

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Annual

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Poa howellii Vasey & Scribn.
Publication: U.S.D.A. Div. Bot. Bull. 13(2): pl. 78. 1893.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Poa bolanderi Vasey ssp. howellii D.D. Keck
Poa bolanderi Vasey var. howellii (Vasey & Scribn.) M.E. Jones
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Poa howellii in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Poa howellii checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Poa howellii atlas page.

CalPhotos: Poa howellii photos.

USDA Plants: Poa howellii information.

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