Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Lolium arundinaceum (Schreber) Darbyshire. Tall Fescue, Alta Fescue. Phen: May-Jul. Hab: Fields, roadsides, pastures, disturbed areas. Dist: Native of Eurasia.

Origin/Endemic status: Eurasia

Syn: = FlGr, K1, K4, WH3, Darbyshire (1993), Tucker (1996); = Festuca arundinacea – ETx1, HC, Il, K2, Meso6, Mo1, NcTx, Aiken & Darbyshire (1990); = Festuca elatior – C, nom. utique rej.; = Festuca elatior var. arundinacea – G; = Schedonorus arundinaceus – Ar, FNA24, K3, Mi, NE, NY, Pa, Tn, Va, Soreng & Terrell (1998); < Festuca elatior – F, RAB, S, Tx, W, WV, nom. utique rej.; < Festuca pratensis – GW1

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