Lolium temulentum L.
Common Name: DARNEL
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad A-Grass

Disturbed soils, native of Europe; first collected in Houghton Co. in 1860, but still a rare weed.

The longest glumes in spikes of this species are nearly always at least 1.5 cm, often 2 cm, whereas in L. perenne they are less than 1.5 cm long.

Locations

Berrien County
Cheboygan County
Houghton County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 16, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=2148.