Leymus arenarius (L.) Hochst
Common Name: LYME GRASS
Synonym: Elymus arenarius
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 3
Wetness Index: FACU
Physiognomy: Ad P-Grass

Leymus arenarius B. S. Slaughter

Elymus arenarius of Michigan Flora.

An introduced European species presumably planted for stabilizing sand dunes, and now apparently spreading beyond the plantings; first collected beyond cultivation in Berrien Co. in 1941.

Locations

Allegan County
Benzie County
Berrien County
Manistee County
Mason County
Muskegon County
Van Buren County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 12, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=2144.