Colors

Data mode

Account

Login
Sign up

Copy permalink to share

Danthonia spicata (Linnaeus) Palisot de Beauvois ex Roemer & J.A. Schultes. Poverty Oat-grass, Moonshine Grass, 'Curly Dan'. Phen: May-Aug. Hab: Dry woodlands, rock outcrops, shale barrens. Dist: NL (Newfoundland) and BC south to FL and NM.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Synonymy: = Ar, C, ETx1, FlGr, FNA25, G, HC, Il, K1, K3, K4, Mi, Mo1, NcTx, NE, NY, Pa, RAB, S, S13, Tn, Tx, Va, W, WH3, WV; > Danthonia alleni Austin – F, Tat; > Danthonia spicata (L.) P.Beauv. ex Roem. & Schult. – Tat; > Danthonia spicata (L.) P.Beauv. ex Roem. & Schult. var. longipila Scribn. & Merr. – F; > Danthonia spicata (L.) P.Beauv. ex Roem. & Schult. var. pinetorum Piper – F; > Danthonia spicata (L.) P.Beauv. ex Roem. & Schult. var. spicata – F

Show in key(s)

Show parent genus

Heliophily ?: 6

Your browser does not support SVGs

Hover over a shape, letter, icon, or arrow on the map for definition or see the legend.

image of plant© Bruce A. Sorrie | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Jake Smith, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Jake Smith source CC-BY-NC, permission granted to NCBG | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Nate Hartley, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Nate Hartley source CC-BY-NC, permission granted to NCBG | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Nate Hartley, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Nate Hartley source CC-BY-NC, permission granted to NCBG | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Erik Danielson source | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Collectors SOS | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Gary P. Fleming | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Gary P. Fleming | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Joey Shaw source | Original Image ⭷

Feedback

See something wrong or missing on about Danthonia spicata? Let us know here: (Please include your name and email if at all complicated so we can clarify if needed.) We greatly appreciate feedback, and will include updates from you in our next webapp update, which can take a few months.


Cite as...