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Calamagrostis stricta Growing in soil-filled crevices in exposed granitic bedrock. Northern plants are sometimes called Calamagrostis stricta ssp. inexpansa. Other synonyms include  Calamagrostis lacustris and Calamagrostis inexpansa. Calamagrostis stricta,Calamagrostis stricta ssp. inexpansa,Geotagged,Summer,United States,grass Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Calamagrostis stricta

Growing in soil-filled crevices in exposed granitic bedrock. Northern plants are sometimes called Calamagrostis stricta ssp. inexpansa. Other synonyms include Calamagrostis lacustris and Calamagrostis inexpansa.

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  1. Just beautiful! Posted 2 months ago
    1. It is a beautiful plant and taxonomically confusing as well. Even the Minnesota DNR is baffled: https://www.dnr.state.mn.us/rsg/profile.html?action=elementDetail&selectedElement=PMPOA170M0

      Details of the awns are supposed to be important in determining species.
      Posted one month ago

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''Calamagrostis stricta'' , known as slim-stem small reed grass or narrow small-reed, is a species of bunchgrass in the family Poaceae of the Holarctic Kingdom.

Similar species: Grasses, Bromeliads, Sedges
Species identified by Gary B
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Uploaded Oct 8, 2019. Captured Jun 30, 2016 10:44 in 7051 Ely-Buyck Rd, Orr, MN 55771, USA.
  • Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL
  • f/5.0
  • 1/1000s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm