Common Name: Needle Grass
Published in: Ess. Agrostogr. 19 (146). 1812.
Other: Lectotype: A. calamagrostis (L.) P.Beauv. (Niles and Chase: Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 24: 160. 1925.) Clumping grasses from Europe, Asia and North America. Mostly cool-season grasses, flowering in spring. Best with cool nights, low humidity and good summer sun.