Brooklyn Botanic Garden


by Science Staff
Not peer reviewed
Last modified: 04/03/2013


Melica Linnaus, Sp. Pl. 1: 66. 1753.

List of Melica Species


References to Melica

General Discussion

The Eurasian grass Melica altissima L. is grown as an ornamental and has been reported escaping from cultivation in Bronx Co., NY. It may eventually be confirmed in our area, but no specimens have yet been seen.

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