Taxon profile


Creeping Bent
Agrostis stolonifera L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Poales »  family Poaceae »  genus Agrostis - bentgrass

Scientific synonyms

Agrostis alba Auct. p.p.
Agrostis alba var. palustris (Huds.) Pers.
Agrostis alba var. stolonifera (L.) Sm.
Agrostis maritima Lam.
Agrostis palustris Huds.
Agrostis stolonifera var. compacta Hartman
Agrostis stolonifera var. palustris (Huds.) Farw.

Other names

= Carpet Bentgrass
= Creeping Bentgrass
= Fiorin
= Redtop
= Redtop Bent
= Seaside Bentgrass
= Spreading Bent

Least Concern

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Agrostis stolonifera subsp. filifolia (Link) H. Scholz

Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Agrostis stolonifera L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Agrostis stolonifera L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Pest Information Wiki [Agrostis_stolonifera_(weed)]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Agrostis stolonifera L.]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Agrostis stolonifera L.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Agrostis stolonifera L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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