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Festuca rubra L.
CREEPING FESCUE
Red Fescue; Festuca ovina subsp rubra L Hookf

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Associates · map
FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Agaricaceae  Phoma sorghina @ 880251B (1)
Apiosporaceae  Apiospora @ BPI (2)
Botryosphaeriaceae  Phyllosticta @ BPI (1)
Ceratobasidiaceae  Rhizoctonia solani @ BPI (1)
Chlamydomonadaceae  Sphaerella pusilla @ BPI (1)
Clavicipitaceae  Claviceps microcephala @ BPI (3)

Claviceps purpurea @ BPI (10); 880251A (1)
Entylomataceae  Entyloma crastophilum @ BPI (2)

Entyloma lagerheimianum @ BPI (1)
Glomerellaceae  Colletotrichum cereale @ BPI (1)

Colletotrichum graminicola @ 880239B (1); BPI (1)
Hyponectriaceae  Physalospora festucae @ BPI (2)
Lygaeidae  Kleidocerys resedae @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Miridae  Capsus ater @ AMNH_PBI (1); AMNH_ENT (2)

Irbisia brachycera @ AMNH_PBI (21); AMNH_IZC (1)

Irbisia cascadia @ AMNH_PBI (11)

Irbisia knighti @ AMNH_PBI (31)

Irbisia pacifica @ AMNH_PBI (3)

Irbisia sericans @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Irbisia serrata @ AMNH_PBI (33)

Irbisia silvosa @ AMNH_PBI (4)

Irbisia solani @ AMNH_PBI (6)

Lygus punctatus @ AMNH_ENT (1)

Lygus shulli @ AMNH_IZC (9)

Megaloceroea recticornis @ AMNH_PBI (5)

Pithanus maerkelii @ AMNH_ENT (3)

Stenodema trispinosa @ AMNH_ENT (4)

Stenotus binotatus @ AMNH_PBI (21)

Trigonotylus exilis @ AMNH_PBI (2)
Mycosphaerellaceae  Cercosporella subulata @ BPI (1)

Heterosporium phlei @ BPI (1)

Ovularia pulchella @ BPI (5)

Ramularia pusilla @ BPI (2)

Selenophoma donacis @ BPI (1)

Selenophoma everhartii @ BPI (1)

Septoria tenella @ BPI (3)
Nabidae  Nabis rufusculus @ AMNH_IZC (1)
Nectriaceae  Fusarium @ BPI (1)
Phaeosphaeriaceae  Leptosphaeria @ BPI (1)

Phaeoseptoria festucae @ BPI (1)

Stagonospora simplicior @ BPI (1)

Stagonospora @ BPI (2)
Phyllachoraceae  Phyllachora graminis @ BPI (5)

Phyllachora silvatica @ BPI (13)
Pleomassariaceae  Helminthosporium @ BPI (3)
Pleosporaceae  Macrosporium striiformis @ BPI (1)
Pucciniaceae  Puccinia abundans @ BPI (1)

Puccinia cockerelliana @ BPI (1)

Puccinia crandallii @ BPI (3)

Puccinia festucae @ BPI (11)

Puccinia graminis @ BPI (2)

Puccinia rubigo-vera @ BPI (2)

Puccinia scillae-rubrae @ BPI (2)

Uromyces dactylidis @ BPI (5)

Uromyces festucae @ BPI (3)
Urocystaceae  Urocystis agropyri @ BPI (3)

Urocystis festucae @ BPI (4)

Urocystis ulei @ BPI (2)
Ustilaginaceae  Ustilago festucarum @ BPI (1)
_  Ascochyta graminicola @ 371535B (1); 371535C (1); 371535A (1); 371535D (1)

Dematium stemonitideum @ BPI (1)

Epichloe festucae @ BPI (1)

Epichloe typhina @ BPI (4)

Euscelidius variegatus @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Phomatospora dinemasporium @ 880251C (1)

Scolicotrichum graminis @ BPI (1)

Spermospora subulata @ 880239A (1)

Tuburcinia macrospora @ BPI (7)

Uredo @ BPI (1)

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Festuca rubra L.
red fescue

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General Information
Symbol: FERU2
Group: Monocot
Family: Poaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Graminoid
Native Status : AK   I,N
CAN   I,N
GL   I,N
HI   I
L48   I,N
SPM   N
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Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 1: 270. Provided by Kentucky Native Plant Society . Scanned by Omnitek Inc . Usage Requirements .

Hitchcock, A.S. (rev. A. Chase). 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States . USDA Miscellaneous Publication No. 200. Washington, DC. 1950. Usage Requirements .

USDA NRCS. Wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide to plant species. USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service. Provided by NRCS National Wetland Team . Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Liliopsida – Monocotyledons
Subclass Commelinidae
Order Cyperales
Family Poaceae ⁄ Gramineae – Grass family
Genus Festuca L. – fescue
Species Festuca rubra L. – red fescue

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 10 subspecies of Festuca rubra . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Festuca rubra</i>
L. ssp. <i>
arctica</i>
(Hack.) Govor.
Festuca rubra ssp. arctica
Richardson's fescue Distribution of <i>
Festuca rubra</i>
L. ssp. <i>
arenaria</i>
(Osbeck) F. Aresch.
Festuca rubra ssp. arenaria
red fescue Distribution of <i>
Festuca rubra</i>
L. ssp. <i>
aucta</i>
(Krecz. & Bobr.) Hultén
Festuca rubra ssp. aucta
red fescue Distribution of <i>
Festuca rubra</i>
L. ssp. <i>
fallax</i>
(Thuill.) Nyman
Festuca rubra ssp. fallax
Chewing's fescue Distribution of <i>
Festuca rubra</i>
L. ssp. <i>
mediana</i>
(Pavlick) Pavlick
Festuca rubra ssp. mediana
red fescue Distribution of <i>
Festuca rubra</i>
L. ssp. <i>
pruinosa</i>
(Hack.) Piper
Festuca rubra ssp. pruinosa
red fescue Distribution of <i>
Festuca rubra</i>
L. ssp. <i>
rubra </i>
Festuca rubra ssp. rubra
red fescue Distribution of <i>
Festuca rubra</i>
L. ssp. <i>
rubra</i>
var. <i>
planifolia</i>
Hack.
Festuca rubra ssp. rubra var. planifolia
Distribution of <i>
Festuca rubra</i>
L. ssp. <i>
secunda</i>
(J. Presl) Pavlick
Festuca rubra ssp. secunda
red fescue Distribution of <i>
Festuca rubra</i>
L. ssp. <i>
vallicola</i>
(Rydb.) Pavlick
Festuca rubra ssp. vallicola
red fescue

Legal Status

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

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Hawaii FACU
North America
Alaska FAC
Arid West FAC
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont FACU
Great Plains FAC
Midwest FACU
Northcentral & Northeast FACU
Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast FAC

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USDA Forest Service Fire Effects Information System (FERU2)
University of Tennessee Herbarium (Distribution) (FERU2)
University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point Freckmann Herbarium (FERU2)
Related Websites
CA-Jepson Flora Project (FERU2)
CA-Wildflowers of Southern California (FERU2)
Festuca of North America (DELTA) (FERU2)
Festuca of North America Descriptions and Identification (FERU2)
HI-Plants of Hawaii (HEAR) (FERU2)
IA-Grasses of Iowa (FERU2)
MO-Missouri Botanical Garden Plant Finder (FERU2)
OH-Ohio State University Seed ID Workshop (FERU2)
Purdue University, Center for New Crops & Plants Products: abstract & bibliography (FERU2)
UK-Skye Flora (FERU2)
USDA NRCS Northeast Wetland Flora (USGS) (FERU2)
USDI FWS-Chesapeake Bay Watershed (FERU2)
WV-Identification of Common Grasses (line drawings of collar area) (FERU2)

Wildlife

Food

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Quinlan Low Low

Cover

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Quinlan Low Low

Sources

Quinlan, S.E., and S. Cuccarese. 2004. Native Alaskan and exotic plants used by wildlife . Alaska Department of Fish and Game. Anchorage.

Description of Values

Value Class Food Cover
High Average 25-50% of diet Regular source of cover
Low 5-10% of diet Infrequently used as cover
Minor 2-5% of diet Sparsely used as cover
Moderate Average 10-25% of diet Occasional source of cover


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Festuca rubra
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Red Fescue
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