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R. W. Smith
Railroads, roadsides, and other disturbed places; sometimes in adjacent forests. A native of Europe, cultivated as a forage grass in North America and first collected in Michigan in 1893 in Ingham Co.
Avenula pubescens (Huds.) Dumort. is known from northern Wisconsin (Schimpf et al. 2009). It will key to couplet 5 in the key to Group 3, and is similar in general appearance to Arrhenatherum, but differs in its pubescent foliage.