Page author: David Giblin
Luzula comosa var. comosa
pale woodrush

Distribution: Occurring west of the Cascades crest in Washington; southeast Alaska to central California.

Habitat: Dunes, open forest, and sandy ditches, mostly near the coast.

Flowers: April-July

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Pollination: Wind


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Accepted Name:
Luzula comosa E. Mey. var. comosa

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Luzula campestris (L.) DC. var. congesta (Thuill.) E. Mey., misapplied [HC]
Luzula multiflora (Ehrh.) Lej. ssp. congesta Hyl., misapplied
Luzula multiflora (Ehrh.) Lej. var. comosa (E. Mey.) H. St. John [Peck]
Luzula multiflora (Ehrh.) Lej. var. congesta W.D.J. Koch, misapplied
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Luzula comosa var. comosa in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database

WA Flora Checklist: Luzula comosa var. comosa checklist entry

OregonFlora: Luzula comosa var. comosa information

E-Flora BC: Luzula comosa var. comosa atlas page

CalPhotos: Luzula comosa var. comosa photos

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