Flora of the Southeastern United States
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Agrostis stolonifera Linnaeus. Creeping Bentgrass. Phen: Jun-Oct. Hab: Disturbed areas, wet, moist, or dry. Dist: Native of Europe.

Origin/Endemic status: Europe

Syn: = Ar, ETx1, FlGr, K1, K3, K4, Mi, NE, NY, Pa, Tn, Va; = Agrostis alba – S, misapplied; > Agrostis alba var. alba – F, misapplied; > Agrostis alba var. palustris – F, misapplied; > Agrostis palustris – HC, Tx, WV, Tucker (1996); < Agrostis stolonifera – FNA24, GW1, RAB, W, WH3; > Agrostis stolonifera – HC, Tx, Tucker (1996); > Agrostis stolonifera var. compacta – G; > Agrostis stolonifera var. palustris – C, Il, Meso6, Mo1; > Agrostis stolonifera var. stolonifera – C, G

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