Poa angustifolia

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaPoaceaePoaPoa angustifolia

Ecology

A rhizomatous perennial herb of dry grassland, wall-tops, rough ground and railway embankments, typically on relatively infertile chalky, sandy or gravelly soils. In parts of S. England it often occurs in partial shade under Fagus trees. Lowland.

Status

Native

World Distribution

Circumpolar Southern-temperate element.

JNCC Designations

NBNSYS0000002555

Atlas text references

Atlas Supp (150a)
Barling (1959
1967)
Hultén E, Fries M
1986.  Atlas of north European vascular plants north of the Tropic of Cancer. 3 vols.