Muhlenbergia sylvatica (Torr.) Torr. ex A.Gray  
Family: Poaceae
forest muhly, woodland drop-seed, woodland satin grass
[Muhlenbergia sylvatica f. attenuata (Torr.) Torr. ex A.Gray, Muhlenbergia sylvatica var. sylvatica (Torr.) Torr. ex A.Gray, Muhlenbergia umbrosa Scribn.]
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Emmet J. Judziewicz  
Etymology: Muhlenbergia: after Gotthilf Heinrich E. Muhlenberg (1753-1815). Born in Trappe, Pennsylvania, educated in Halle, Germany, after returning to US., devoted his leisure hours to the study of the natural sciences, botany in particular.
Plants: perennial grass
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