Nardus stricta L.
Common Name: MAT GRASS
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad P-Grass

Nardus stricta infl B. S. Walters infl

Introduced from Europe; collected by O. A. Farwell in moist ground at two localities in Houghton Co., 1937–1940 (MICH, BLH, MSC, WUD, WIS). This is a densely cespitose grass, with narrow involute leaves that apparently prefers acid soils.


Houghton County
Keweenaw County


MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. June 25, 2022.