Danthonia spicata (L.) P. Beauv. ex Roem. & Schult.

Curly Grass, Poverty Grass, Poverty Oatgrass

CLASSIFICATION

Main Group: Plant

Sublevel 1: Angiosperm

Sublevel 2: Monocot

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Family: Poaceae

Genus: Danthonia

Species: Danthonia spicata

STATUS IN NEW ENGLAND

Origin: Native

Invasive, Pest, or Pathogen?: No

Rarity Designations: None

BIOLOGY/ECOLOGY

Feeding Type: Photoautotroph

Type of Spores/Gametophytes: Two types of spores, unisexual gametophytes

HABITAT

Wetland Indicator Status: Not Listed

ASSOCIATED SPECIES

PHOTOS OF Danthonia spicata

PHOTOS OF SPECIES ASSOCIATIONS