meadow fescue
Festuca pratensis Huds.


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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Subclass: Commelinidae
Order: Cyperales
Family: Poaceae
Genus: Festuca

Other System Links

Plants: FEPR

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
meadow fescue

Related Scientific Names:

Lolium pratense (Huds.) S.J. Darbyshire(Synonym)
Schedonorus pratensis (Huds.) Beauv.(Synonym)


Category: Grass or Grasslike


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