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Poa compressa

Family:Poaceae
Species:Poa compressa L.
Common Name:flat-stemmed blue grass, Canada blue grass
Habitat:Mesic forests, ledges and rock outcrops, edge of paths and dirt roads through forests, roadsides, and disturbed sites. Does particularly well in high pH sites. Sometimes it can occur in large relatively dense patches but the plants are thin and therefore this introduced species usually does not appear to be an aggressive invader.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Graminoid
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Not Native, Naturalized, FACU- (NWI), FAC (NWI), GNR (Global Rank)
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

SupraordinalMonocots
Order Poales
FamilyPoaceae
Genus Poa
Species Poa compressa L. - flat-stemmed blue grass, Canada blue grass

Citation

Citation Poa compressa L.
Basionym: **
Type: **

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Albany1989 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Allegany1940 TAES – Accession #: 64994
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Bronx1995 BKL – BKL00079511
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1989 BKL – BKL00087344
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Broome  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Cayuga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Chautauqua  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Chemung  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Clinton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Columbia  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Delaware  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Dutchess  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Dutchess1996 BKL – BKL00007231
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Erie  BKL – BKL00079498
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Erie  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Essex1988 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Essex  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Essex1918 BKL – BKL00079497
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Franklin1976 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Fulton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Genesee  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Greene  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Greene1934 BKL – BKL00079509
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Hamilton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Herkimer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Jefferson  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Jefferson1992 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Jefferson1994 RCFS – accession # 10071
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Kings1992 BKL – BKL00079466
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1992 BKL – BKL00079480
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1992 BKL – BKL00079481
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1992 BKL – BKL00079469
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1992 BKL – BKL00079485
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1936 BH
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Kings1936 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Kings1936 BKL
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1992 BKL – BKL00007410
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1992 BKL – BKL00079495
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1992 BKL – BKL00079460
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1926 BKL – BKL00079479
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1910 BKL – BKL00079472
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1992 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Kings1993 BKL – BKL00079465
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Kings1992 BKL – BKL00079488
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1936 CONN
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Kings1992 BKL – BKL00079484
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1888 BKL – BKL00079491
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1993 BKL – BKL00079486
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Lewis  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Lewis1987 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Livingston  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Madison1987 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Madison  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Monroe1981 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Monroe1989 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Monroe1991 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Monroe  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Montgomery  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Nassau  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Nassau1921 BKL – BKL00079489
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1922 BKL – BKL00079512
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York1995 BKL – BKL00079515
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
New York2003 BKL – BKL00025843
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York2003 BKL – BKL00040819
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York1995 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Niagara  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Oneida  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Onondaga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Onondaga1946 RCFS – accession # 11741
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Onondaga1945 RCFS – accession # 11742
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Onondaga1946 RCFS – accession # 11743
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Onondaga1949 RCFS – accession # 11744
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Onondaga1949 RCFS – accession # 11745
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Onondaga1923 BH
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
Werier (2017) voucher!; G.P. VanEseltine & F.L. VanEseltine 2701 3/6/2018 - David Werier
Ontario  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Orange1990 BKL – BKL00013573
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Orange  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Orange1990 BKL – BKL00079468
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Oswego  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Oswego1997 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Oswego1997 RCFS – accession # 12070
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego2009 RCFS – accession # 13284
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego2009 RCFS – accession # 13302
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Otsego  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Putnam1976 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Putnam1990 BKL – BKL00079467
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1990 BKL – BKL00079471
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1883 BKL – BKL00079492
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1989 BKL – BKL00079487
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1883 BKL – BKL00079493
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1992 BKL – BKL00079482
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1969 BKL – BKL00079463
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1896 BKL – BKL00079513
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Queens1912 BKL – BKL00079478
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1910 BKL – BKL00079473
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1896 BKL – BKL00079514
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1990 BKL – BKL00079470
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1990 BKL
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens2005 BKL – BKL00052278
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1992 BKL – BKL00079483
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rensselaer1999 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Rensselaer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Rensselaer1997 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Richmond1989 BKL – BKL00079516
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1912 BKL – BKL00079725
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Rockland1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Rockland  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Saratoga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Schoharie  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Schuyler  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Schuyler1988 BKL – BKL00100317
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
St. Lawrence1982 STLA
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
  Anne Johnson
St. Lawrence  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
St. Lawrence1992 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
St. Lawrence1990 ESF
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
  Anne Johnson
St. Lawrence1916 BKL – BKL00079496
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
St. Lawrence1985 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Steuben  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Suffolk1995 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Suffolk  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Suffolk1940 BKL – BKL00079490
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1941 BKL – BKL00079510
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL – BKL00011837
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL – BKL00084266
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1879 BKL – BKL00079477
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL – BKL00011833
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1872 BKL – BKL00079474
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1962 BKL – BKL00080576
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL – BKL00011488
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL – BKL00084225
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL – BKL00084265
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk  BKL – BKL00079476
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1931 BKL – BKL00079475
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2006 BKL – BKL00076094
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1962 BKL – BKL00080577
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Suffolk1972 CONN
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Suffolk1989 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Suffolk1994 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Suffolk1994 BKL – BKL00011507
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1909 BKL – BKL00079461
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1872 BKL – BKL00079494
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL – BKL00084183
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL – BKL00011836
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Sullivan2010 BKL – BKL00097422
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Sullivan  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Tioga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Tompkins  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Ulster2011 BKL – BKL00102108
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2011 BKL – BKL00101371
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Warren  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Warren1991 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Washington  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Washington1897 BKL – BKL00079517
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Wayne  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Westchester  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Westchester1896 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Westchester1896 BKL – BKL00079464
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1896 BKL – BKL00079462
Herbarium Name Used: Poa compressa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Yates  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   
Yates1950 BUPL
Herbarium Name Used: none Poa compressa
   

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Poa compressa var. sylvestris Poa compressa L. var. sylvestris Torr.