Skip to main content

World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Poa leptocoma var. elatior Scribn. & Merr., Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 13: 71 (1910).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Poa laxiflora Buckley, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 14: 96 (1862 publ. 1863).
Family: Poaceae
The Poaceae generic classification system originated from the GrassBase database, originally based on Genera Graminum (1985). Work is in progress to update this to a new globally accepted and collaborative generic classification based on the latest research.
Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova