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Elymus canadensis

Canada wild rye

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassLiliopsidaMonocots (plants with a single seed leaf); includes the lily family
SubclassCommelinidaeDayflowers and spiderworts, and several others
OrderCyperalesFlowering plants including grasses
FamilyPoaceaeGrasses (but not sedges or rushes)
GenusElymusFrom the Greek name elymos for “millet,” in turn from elyo, “to cover”
Speciescanadensis

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Elymus canadensis (Canada wild rye)

10/17/2016 · Appalachian Trail, Mt. Greylock, Lanesborough, Mass­a­chu­setts
≈ 7 × 4½" (18 × 12 cm)

Elymus canadensis (Canada wild rye)

10/17/2016 · Appalachian Trail, Mt. Greylock, Lanesborough, Mass­a­chu­setts
≈ 7 × 4½" (18 × 12 cm)

 

Elymus canadensis description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 5 Oct 2021.

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Elymus canadensis (Canada wild rye)

10/17/2016 · Appalachian Trail, Mt. Greylock, Lanesborough, Mass­a­chu­setts
≈ 7 × 4½" (18 × 12 cm)

Elymus canadensis (Canada wild rye)

10/17/2016 · Appalachian Trail, Mt. Greylock, Lanesborough, Mass­a­chu­setts
≈ 4½ × 7" (12 × 18 cm) ID is dubious