Calamagrostis purpurascens R.Br.

Purple Reed Grass, Purple Pinegrass


Family: Poaceae

Genus: Calamagrostis

Category: Grass

Description: 

Upright form, densely tufted. Stiff culms to 3' tall. Not used ornamentally.

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History: 

Published in Bot. App. (Richardson) 731 in 1823.

Native to Russia, Canada and the western and central US.

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