Agrostis idahoensis Nash
Determiner: Williams, Charles F.
Grasses of Colorado (Shaw 2008)
Williams, Charles F. 1494
Verbatim Date: 2014-9-3
United States, Colorado, Gunnison, Gothic. Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory. Mount Dorothy summit area.
39.005865 -106.974793 +-100m. WGS 84
Very rocky with little soil (mostly in cracks and at base of large rocks).
Most plants finished flowering/fruiting. Sedges (1 common species collected) and several small grasses (collected). Also common: Saxifraga austromontana (few still in bloom - collected), Polemonium viscosum (in fruit); Phacelia sericea (in fruit), Smelowskia (in fruit); several species of Erigeron (vegetative and in fruit); and Silene acaulis (veg. and in fruit).
Small, tufted plants, <20cm tall. Very fine, delicate culms, leaves and spreading panicles. 1 floret/spikelet, glumes > lemma, lemma unawned, palea absent. Panicles branching < half length. Often rooted in Silene acaulis mats.
Record Id: f6413519-b2c5-46ee-a6ea-8d3abfdee059
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