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Leersia virginica

Family:Poaceae
Species:Leersia virginica Willd.
Common Name:white cut grass
Habitat:Edges of dirt roads through forests, seepages in forests, and wet thickets. Predominately in seasonal wet to damp shaded sites.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Graminoid
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native, FACW (NWI), S5 (State Rank), G5 (Global Rank), CoC: 5
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

SupraordinalMonocots
Order Poales
FamilyPoaceae
Genus Leersia
Species Leersia virginica Willd. - white cut grass

Citation

Citation Leersia virginica Willd.
Basionym: **
Type: **

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany1988 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Albany  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Bronx  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Bronx1896 BKL – BKL00078634
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1988 BKL – BKL00078647
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1973 BKL – BKL00078636
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1896 BKL – BKL00078633
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1895 BKL – BKL00078635
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1994 BKL – BKL00078646
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Broome  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Cayuga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Chautauqua  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Chemung  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Chenango  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Columbia  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Delaware  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Dutchess  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Dutchess1996 BKL – BKL00007269
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Erie  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Essex  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Fulton2007 SUCO – 9609
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  6/28/2013 - Connie Tedesco
Genesee  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Greene1989 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Greene  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Kings  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Kings1910 BKL – BKL00078643
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1889 BKL – BKL00078645
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Madison  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Monroe  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Montgomery2005 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
Town of Root 8/30/2009 - Connie Tedesco
Montgomery2005 FMCC
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
Town of Root 8/30/2009 - Connie Tedesco
Nassau1918 BKL – BKL00078641
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
New York2003 BKL – BKL00025868
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Niagara  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Oneida  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Onondaga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Ontario  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Orange1992 BKL – BKL00078638
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 BKL – BKL00078678
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Orange  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Orange1990 BKL – BKL00078679
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 BKL
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Oswego  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Oswego1997 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Oswego1995 RCFS – accession # 10012
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1997 RCFS – accession # 12066
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Otsego  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Otsego2005 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
Town of Oneonta  
Putnam1989 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Putnam  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Queens1889 BKL – BKL00078644
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Queens1911 BKL – BKL00078642
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rensselaer1999 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Rensselaer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Rensselaer1997 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Richmond1992 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Richmond  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Richmond1912 BKL – BKL00078637
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1989 BKL – BKL00078648
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1996 BKL – BKL00085441
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Rockland  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Saratoga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Schenectady  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Schoharie  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Schoharie1989 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Seneca  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
St. Lawrence1994 STLA
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
  Anne Johnson
St. Lawrence1991 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
St. Lawrence  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Suffolk  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Sullivan  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Tioga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Tompkins  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Tompkins1916 BH
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
Werier (2017) voucher!; F.P. Metcalf 5586 3/6/2018 - David Werier
Ulster2009 BKL – BKL00095643
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Warren  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Washington  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Washington1914 BKL – BKL00078639
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Wayne  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Westchester  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   
Westchester2011 BKL – BKL00100778
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1896 BKL – BKL00078632
Herbarium Name Used: Leersia virginica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Yates  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Leersia virginica
   

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Homalocenchrus virginicus Homalocenchrus virginicus (Willd.) Britton   
Leersia virginica var. ovata Leersia virginica Willd. var. ovata (Poir.) Fernald