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Calamagrostis stricta ssp. stricta

Calamagrostis stricta (Timm) Koeler ssp. stricta

Slimstem Reedgrass

Poaceae (Grass Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N), AK (N), CAN (N), GL (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Leaf: Green

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr , May


USA: AK , AZ , CA , CO , ID , IL , ME , MI , MN , MT , ND , NH , NV , NY , OR , SD , UT , VT , WA , WI , WV , WY
Canada: NB , NS , PE

Growing Conditions

Water Use: High
Light Requirement: Part Shade
CaCO3 Tolerance: Low

Additional resources

USDA: Find Calamagrostis stricta ssp. stricta in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Calamagrostis stricta ssp. stricta in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Calamagrostis stricta ssp. stricta


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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