Muhlenbergia Schreb.

Common Name: Muhly Grass, Wire Plant

Family: Poaceae

Published in: Gen. Pl., ed. 8[a.] 1: 44. 1789.

Other: Named for Gotthilf Hunrich Ernst Muhlenberg (1753-1815), an American (father German) botanist who specialized in grasses and sedges. Type M. schreberi J.F.Gmel.

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