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Contains 24 accepted taxa overall.

Family: Poaceae
Common Name:wildrye


Sub Class
Order Poales
Genus Elymus


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Scientific NameCommon Name
Elymus canadensis var. canadensis Canada wild rye
Elymus curvatus awnless wild rye
Elymus glabriflorus  
Elymus glabriflorus var. australis hairy southeastern wild rye
Elymus glabriflorus var. glabriflorus hairy wild rye
Elymus hystrix  
Elymus hystrix × E. virginicus = E. ×ebingeri Ebinger’s wild rye
Elymus hystrix var. bigelovianus Bigelow’s bottlebrush grass
Elymus hystrix var. hystrix bottlebrush grass
Elymus macgregorii early wild rye
Elymus repens quack grass
Elymus riparius eastern riverbank wild rye
Elymus trachycaulus  
Elymus trachycaulus ssp. glaucus blue-green wheat grass
Elymus trachycaulus ssp. trachycaulus typical wheat grass
Elymus villosus  
Elymus villosus var. arkansanus Arkansas wild rye
Elymus villosus var. villosus downy wild rye
Elymus virginicus  
Elymus virginicus var. halophilus coastal Virginia wild rye
Elymus virginicus var. intermedius hairy Virginia wild rye
Elymus virginicus var. jejunus exserted Virginia wild rye
Elymus virginicus var. virginicus Virginia wild rye
Elymus wiegandii Wiegand’s wild rye