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Digital Herbaria

Elymus canadensis

Elymus canadensis L.

Canada Wild Rye, Canadian Wildrye, Prairie Wildrye, Nodding Wildrye

Poaceae (Grass Family)

USDA Symbol: ELCA4
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Elymus canadensis var. canadensis

Canada Wild Rye


Location: N side of Canyon Lake at 880 Military Drive on Canyon Lake Island.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Scarce, along roadsides.

Description: Perennial; culms 8-15 dm long, blades mostly along culm, not at base. Spikes 8-15 cm long, nodding. Glumes nerved to base, green, not discolored at base.

County: Comal
Collector: Mary Beth White
Collection Date: May 29, 1994
Specimen number: 203

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0807
Accession Date: Jun 28, 1994
Accession Number: 60

Annotations: SXFXC (In fruit)

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