Smooth Meadow-grass – 5/28/23

Observer: Paul Lauenstein

Observation Date: 5/28/23

Observation Time: 9:30 a.m.

Observation Location: Moose Hill Farm (TTOR)

Common Name: Smooth Meadow-grass

Scientific Name: Poa pratensis

Comments: Smooth meadow-grass is valued as a pasture and turf grass, particularly in golf courses, but is considered an invasive weed in natural grassland ecosystems, where it outcompetes native species, reduces biodiversity and alters nitrogen cycling and ecosystem function.

More Information: CABI Digital Library