Grasses of Manitoba

Grass species found within the province of Manitoba

Small
wild oat 1
Avena fatua
Small
cock's-foot 2
Dactylis glomerata
Small
Italian Ryegrass 3
Lolium perenne multiflorum
Small
Perennial Ryegrass 4
Lolium perenne
Small
Oat 6
Avena sativa
Small
Barley 7
Hordeum vulgare
Small
prairie junegrass 3
Koeleria macrantha
Small
Timothy 8
Phleum pratense
Small
canary grass 3
Phalaris canariensis
Small
rabbitfoot grass 9
Polypogon monspeliensis
Small
Pine bluegrass 3
Poa secunda
Small
Drooping Brome 10
Bromus tectorum
Small
Salt Grass 11
Distichlis spicata
Small
pullout grass 3
Vulpia octoflora
Small
barnyardgrass 12
Echinochloa crus-galli
Quack Grass
Elymus repens
Small
Foxtail Barley 13
Hordeum jubatum
Small
Smooth Meadow-grass 3
Poa pratensis
Small
nuttall's alkali grass 14
Puccinellia nuttalliana
Small
red fescue 15
Festuca rubra
Small
American dune grass 16
Leymus mollis
Small
slender wheat grass 17
Elymus trachycaulus
Small
Water Whorl-grass 3
Catabrosa aquatica
Small
reed canary grass 18
Phalaris arundinacea
Small
Smooth Meadow-grass 11
Poa pratensis pratensis
Small
Bread Wheat 19
Triticum aestivum
Small
rice cutgrass 20
Leersia oryzoides
Small
common reed 21
Phragmites australis
Small
rattlesnake mannagrass 22
Glyceria canadensis
Small
Creeping Bent 3
Agrostis stolonifera
Small
Meadow Foxtail 3
Alopecurus pratensis
Small
blue grama 23
Bouteloua gracilis
Small
crested wheatgrass 24
Agropyron cristatum
Small
redtop 25
Agrostis gigantea
Small
ticklegrass 3
Agrostis scabra
Small
short-awn foxtail 3
Alopecurus aequalis
Small
Black-grass 26
Alopecurus myosuroides
Small
purple three-awn 3
Aristida purpurea
Small
american slough grass 27
Beckmannia syzigachne
Small
sideoats grama 28
Bouteloua curtipendula
Small
Fringed Brome 29
Bromus ciliatus
Small
smooth brome 29
Bromus inermis
Thunberg's Brome
Bromus japonicus
Small
nodding brome 30
Bromus porteri
Small
canadian bluejoint 31
Calamagrostis canadensis
Small
Purple Reedgrass 32
Calamagrostis purpurascens
Small
drooping woodreed 33
Cinna latifolia
Small
Vasey's Oatgrass 34
Danthonia intermedia
Small
tufted hair grass 3
Deschampsia cespitosa
Small
Smooth Crabgrass 35
Digitaria ischaemum
Small
rough cockspur 3
Echinochloa muricata
Small
Streamside Wild Rye 3
Elymus lanceolatus
Small
stinkgrass 36
Eragrostis cilianensis
Small
Teal Lovegrass 37
Eragrostis hypnoides
Shortleaf Fescue
Festuca brachyphylla
Small
meadow fescue 38
Festuca pratensis
Small
mountain fescue 14
Festuca saximontana
Small
hard fescue 10
Festuca trachyphylla
Small
boreal manna grass 39
Glyceria borealis
american manna grass
Glyceria grandis
Small
Fowl Mannagrass 40
Glyceria striata
Small
foxtail muhly 41
Muhlenbergia andina
Small
scratch grass 30
Muhlenbergia asperifolia
Small
Mexican Muhly 42
Muhlenbergia mexicana
Small
mat muhly 3
Muhlenbergia richardsonis
Small
witch grass 36
Panicum capillare
Small
Proso Millet 43
Panicum miliaceum
Small
Alpine Timothy 14
Phleum alpinum
Small
Cusick's Bluegrass 3
Poa cusickii
Small
muttongrass 3
Poa fendleriana
Small
Wood Meadow-grass 45
Poa nemoralis
Small
Swamp Meadow-grass 3
Poa palustris
Wheeler's Bluegrass
Poa wheeleri
Small
european alkali grass 10
Puccinellia distans
Small
rye 3
Secale cereale
Small
hooked bristle grass 26
Setaria verticillata
Small
Green Bristle Grass 46
Setaria viridis
prairie wedge grass
Sphenopholis obtusata
Small
sand dropseed 3
Sporobolus cryptandrus
Small
pale false mannagrass 3
Torreyochloa pallida
Small
spike trisetum 3
Trisetum spicatum
Small
Mountain Hairgrass 3
Vahlodea atropurpurea
Small
northern wild rice 47
Zizania palustris
Small
Wheatgrass 48
Agropyron cristatum pectinatum
Small
New England Northern Reedgrass 49
Calamagrostis stricta inexpansa
Bentgrass
Calamagrostis stricta stricta
Small
thick-spike wheat grass 3
Elymus lanceolatus lanceolatus
Small
foxtail barley 49
Hordeum jubatum jubatum
Small
broom corn millet 34
Panicum miliaceum miliaceum
Small
Cusick's Bluegrass 14
Poa cusickii pallida
Muttongrass
Poa fendleriana fendleriana
Small
timberline bluegrass 14
Poa glauca rupicola
Short-awn Foxtail
Alopecurus aequalis aequalis
Small
red three-awn 50
Aristida purpurea longiseta
Small
Bluejoint 35
Calamagrostis canadensis canadensis
Blue-joint Reedgrass
Calamagrostis canadensis langsdorfii
Small
rough barnyard grass 51
Echinochloa muricata microstachya

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