Genus: Poa

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Last Modified 11/26/2012

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Poa L., Sp. Pl. 1: 67. 1753.

List of Poa Species

References to Poa

  • Bosy, J. L.; Reader, R. J. 1995. Mechanisms underlying the suppression of forb seedling emergence by grass (Poa pratensis) litter. Funct. Ecol. 9: 635-639.
  • Gillespie, L. J.; Soreng, R. J. 2005. A phylogenetic analysis of the bluegrass genus Poa based on cpDNA restriction site data. Syst. Bot. 30: 84-105.
  • Heinken, T. 2000. Dispersal of plants by a dog in a deciduous forest. Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 122: 449-467.
  • Lawrey, J. D. 1977. Trace metal accumulation by plant species from a coal strip-mining area in Ohio. Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 104: 368-375.
  • Martel, E. 2004. Chromosome evolution of Pennisetum species (Poaceae): implications of ITS phylogeny. Pl. Syst. Evol. 249: 139-149.
  • Myers, J. A. 2004. Seed dispersal by white-tailed deer: implications for long-distance dispersal, invasion, and migration of plants in eastern North America. Oecologia 139: 35-44.
  • Sather, N. 1987. Element stewardship abstract for Poa pratensis - Kentucky bluegrass.