dcsimg

Molinia

provided by wikipedia EN

Molinia, or moor grass, is a genus of two species of flowering plants in the grass family, native to damp moorland in Eurasia and northern Africa.[4] They are both herbaceous perennial grasses.[5][6][7]

The genus is named after Juan Ignacio Molina, a 19th-century Chilean naturalist.

Species[3][8]
formerly included[3]

see Arctophila Catabrosa Cleistogenes Diarrhena Disakisperma Festuca Glyceria Poa Puccinellia

References

  1. ^ 1885 illustration by Prof. Dr. Otto Wilhelm Thomé Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz 1885, Gera, Germany
  2. ^ lectotype designated by Hitchcock, U.S. Dept. Agric. Bull. 772: 50 (1920)
  3. ^ a b c Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  4. ^ Schrank, Franz von Paula von 1789. Baiersche Flora 1: 100, 334
  5. ^ RHS A-Z encyclopedia of garden plants. United Kingdom: Dorling Kindersley. 2008. p. 1136. ISBN 1405332964.
  6. ^ Flora of China Vol. 22 Page 447 麦氏草属 mai shi cao shu Molinia Schrank, Baier. Fl. 1: 100, 334. 1789
  7. ^ Altervista Flora Italiana, genere Molinia
  8. ^ The Plant List search for Molinia
 title=
license
cc-by-sa-3.0
copyright
Wikipedia authors and editors
original
visit source
partner site
wikipedia EN

Molinia: Brief Summary

provided by wikipedia EN

Molinia, or moor grass, is a genus of two species of flowering plants in the grass family, native to damp moorland in Eurasia and northern Africa. They are both herbaceous perennial grasses.

The genus is named after Juan Ignacio Molina, a 19th-century Chilean naturalist.

Species Molinia caerulea (L.) Moench - (purple moor grass) - Eurasia + northern Africa from Ireland + Morocco to Ethiopia + Kazakhstan; naturalized in parts of United States + Canada Molinia japonica Hack. (Japanese moor grass) - Japan, Korea, Anhui, Zhejiang, Sakhalin, Kuril formerly included

see Arctophila Catabrosa Cleistogenes Diarrhena Disakisperma Festuca Glyceria Poa Puccinellia

Molinia aquatica - Catabrosa aquatica Molinia distans - Puccinellia distans Molinia distans var. reptans - Puccinellia maritima Molinia fauriei - Diarrhena fauriei Molinia fluitans - Glyceria fluitans Molinia maritima - Puccinellia maritima Molinia maxima - Glyceria maxima Molinia olgae - Festuca olgae Molinia pendulina - Arctophila fulva Molinia plicata - Glyceria fluitans Molinia remota - Poa remota Molinia retusa - Disakisperma dubium Molinia serotina - Cleistogenes serotina Molinia spiculosa - Glyceria spiculosa Molinia squarrosa - Cleistogenes squarrosa
license
cc-by-sa-3.0
copyright
Wikipedia authors and editors
original
visit source
partner site
wikipedia EN