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Agrostis perennans (Walter) Tuck.
Upland bentgrass, Autumn bentgrass
Poaceae (Grass Family)
Synonym(s): Agrostis altissima, Agrostis elata, Agrostis oreophila, Agrostis perennans var. aestivalis, Agrostis perennans var. elata, Agrostis schweinitzii, Cornucopiae perennans
USDA Symbol: AGPE
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Green
Bloom Time: Jul
, WV Canada: NB
, PE Native Habitat:
dry or moist thickets, open woods, unshaded areas
Growing ConditionsWater Use: High
Light Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Wet
CaCO3 Tolerance: None
Soil Description: Clay, Loam
National Wetland Indicator Status
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
Record Last Modified: 2013-08-06
Research By: TWC Staff