Poa koelzii Bor, Kew Bull. 3: 139 1948. ;
Poaceae, Cyperaceae and Juncaceae Week: Grass for ID from Paddar valley 005 : Attachments (1).
3 posts by 3 authors.
Kindly Identify this species
Location: Paddar valley J&K
Altitude: 3500 m asl
Date: 8th August 2011
Poa sp. probably P.koelzii
May be Poa koelzii as suggested by … and kept in FOI as such.
GBIF specimens look close.
Already listed ! Poa koelzii – Flowers of India !
Can it be Poa attenuata as per
Attaching cropped images (although of very poor quality)
These pictures are of Poa koelzii. The three pictures in the earlier post were of Cyperaceae – the inflorescence is different and borne on peduncles having triangular cross section. The photo in the link is also Poa koelzii. The same grass in a better form is also posted at https://www.flowersofindia.Koelz%27s%20Grass.html
Poa attenuata can be seen at
POWO Catalogue of Life (Poa alberti subsp. kunlunensis (N.R.Cui) Olonova & G.H.Zhu) The Plant List Ver.1.1 WCSP IPNI GBIF (High resolution specimens) Flora of Pakistan Flowers of India India Biodiversity Portal IBIS Flora
Taxonomic notes on the dwarf bluegrasses (Poa L., Poaceae) of section Stenopoa in Pan-Himalayas- Marina Vladimirovna OLONOVA, You-Sheng CHEN, Sabine MIEHE, Keshab Raj RAJBHANDRI, and Mary BARKWORTH- Taiwania 62(3): 315-320, 2017 (pdf)
Taxonomic description and annotation of Poa albertii Regel (Poaceae: Pooideae, Poeae, Poinae) from North Western Himalayas, India– Mudassir Ahmad Bhat, Sheikh Abdul Shakoor and Amarjit Singh Sooda- March 2018 Annals of Plant Sciences 7(3):2096