Milium effusum

Family (Traditional)Poaceae
Species:Milium effusum
Common Name
Growth Habit**
Plant Notes**
C value

** Not applicable or data not available.

Subspecies and Varieties

Currently no photos are available for this plant.

Species Distribution Map

This species has been reported in the counties highlighted in the interactive distribution map below. Click on a county to display the its name. Click the question mark icon () to view additional information about the ecoregions shown. In the map legend, there are links to toggle the visibility of the ecoregions and/or their labels. In addition, clicking on an ecoregion name will highlight that region on the map.

  • State Boundaries
  • Counties
  • Counties - Species Present
  • Southeastern Plains
    • Blackland Prarie
  • Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Ridge and Valley
  • Cumberland Plateau
  • Cumberland Mountains
  • Allegheny Plateau
  • Interior Plateau
    • Bluegrass Region
    • Nashville Basin
    • Pennyroyal Karst Plain
    • Western Highland Rim
    • Eastern Highland Rim


SynonymFull Citation
Agrostis effusa Agrostis effusa (L.) Lam.
Melica effusa Melica effusa (L.) Salisb.
Milium confertum Milium confertum L.
Milium effusum subsp. alpicola Milium effusum subsp. alpicola Chrtek
Milium effusum subsp. confertum Milium effusum subsp. confertum (L.) K. Richt.
Milium effusum var. elatius Milium effusum var. elatius Koch
Milium effusum var. latifrons Milium effusum var. latifrons Podp.
Milium effusum var. subacaule Milium effusum var. subacaule Jans & Wacht.
Milium effusum var. variegatum Milium effusum var. variegatum Ducommun
Milium schmidtianum Milium schmidtianum K. Koch
Milium transsilvanicum Milium transsilvanicum Schur

Specimens and Distribution

No specimens exist for this species.

Plant Photos