Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Melica

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Not peer reviewed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

Nomenclature

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

List of Melica Species

References

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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