WIS : VP
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Catalog #: v0229605WIS
Taxon: Festuca arundinacea (Schreb.) Darbysh.
Family: Poaceae
Collector: Nee, M.   3124   
Date: 1970-07-22
Verbatim Date: 1970-07-22
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Waukesha, Along bank of right of way of I-94 [Interstate-94], 0.5 mi W of Milwaukee Co Line. Along I-94 from Madison to Milwaukee
Verbatim Coordinates: T07N R20E sec36 SW4NW4;
Habitat: Along bank of right of way of highway. Nearly a solid stand of this grass planted along Interstate. Sheet 1 of 2. [Sheet 1 is v0229605WIS, sheet 2 is v0229612WIS]. The Hwy Dept. is planting the following combinations of grasses on roadsides such as I-94 from Madison to Milwaukee. 65% Kentucky 31 Fescue, 10% Kentucky Bluegrass #21, 15 % Creeping red Fescue, 5% Redtop, & 5% Perennial Rygrass. The Kentucky 31 Fescue is apparently an ecotype developed in Kentucky which has been found to be valuable for forming a thick cover and is very salt tolerable. It is Festuca arundinaceae Schreb., introduced from Europe. Informantion from State Highway Commission, Hill Farm State Office Building, Madison, Wisc. - M. Nee 23 July 1970]
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Record Id: 9f8ff87a-3232-461b-880d-6f8231be0193
Occurrence ID (GUID): 23f1b9b2-9f5e-4776-94f0-564185e98648
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Mary Ann Feist (mfeist@wisc.edu)
Current Record
University of Wisconsin - Madison (WIS:VP)
Nee, M. 31241970-07-22
Catalog Number: v0229605WIS
GUID: 23f1b9b2-9f5e-4776-94f0-564185e98648
Latest Identification: Festuca arundinacea


Milwaukee Public Museum (MIL:VP)
Nee, Mike 31241970-07-22
Catalog Number: MIL118104
GUID: a8c1d270-f95b-11e2-9dec-002590257708
Latest Identification: Lolium arundinaceum

University of Wisconsin - Madison (WIS:VP)
Nee, M. 31241970-07-22
Catalog Number: v0229612WIS
GUID: d2045fcf-e51b-40ed-a29f-eb70f4ca521a
Latest Identification: Festuca arundinacea

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