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Poa cusickii

Poa cusickii Vasey

Cusick's Bluegrass

Poaceae (Grass Family)


USDA Symbol: POCU3

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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Root Type: Fibrous
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Shape: Linear
Leaf Venation: Parallel
Fruit Type: Caryopsis

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Not Applicable


USA: CA , CO , ID , MT , ND , NV , OR , UT , WA , WY
Canada: AB

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Poa cusickii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Poa cusickii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Poa cusickii


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

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