Deschampsia cespitosa

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Scientific name: Deschampsia cespitosa
Common name: Tufted Hairgrass
Family: Poaceae
Description: Moist habitat; bunchgrass with erect stems 8-48 inches tall; basal leaves from 10-12 inches long and less than 1/8-inch wide; inflorence is a loose, open panicle. Description excerpt from

These photos were taken in Lincoln Park east of Breckenridge in August, 2014, with a Nikon D300S and Nikkor-Micro 70-180mm f/4.5-5.6 lens.

© Tom Lebsack 2021