Browse Plants by Taxonomic Classification

List of genera for Poaceae

GenusCommon NameTaxa Count
Aegilops  1
Agropyron  2
Agrostis BENTGRASS7
Aira HAIRGRASS2
Alopecurus FOXTAIL5
Ammophila Beachgrass1
Andropogon BLUESTEM7
Anthoxanthum VERNALGRASS2
Apera  1
Aristida THREEAWN8
Arrhenatherum  2
Arthraxon CARPGRASS1
Arundinaria GIANT CANE1
Arundo GIANT REED1
Avena OAT2
Bothriochloa BEARDGRASS1
Bouteloua GRAMMA3
Brachyelytrum SHORTHUSK2
Bromus BROME17
Calamagrostis  6
Calamovilfa SANDREED2
Cenchrus SANDBUR3
Chasmanthium WOODOATS2
Chloris FINGERGRASS2
Cinna  2
Crypsis  1
Cynodon BERMUDAGRASS2
Cynosurus  1
Dactylis ORCHARDGRASS1
Danthonia OATGRASS1
Deschampsia  2
Diarrhena  2
Dichanthelium WITCHGRASS35
Digitaria CRABGRASS8
Echinochloa COCKSPURGRASS5
Eleusine GOOSEGRASS1
Elymus VIRGINIA WILDRYE16
Eragrostis LOVEGRASS12
Eriochloa CUPGRASS2
Festuca FESCUE7
Glyceria MANNAGRASS10
Gymnopogon SKELETONGRASS1
Hesperostipa  3
HierochloĆ«  1
Holcus  1
Hordeum BARLEY7
Koeleria JUNEGRASS1
Leersia CUTGRASS3
Leptochloa SPRANGLETOP3
Leymus  1
Lolium RYEGRASS2
Melica MELICGRASS2
Microstegium BROWNTOP1
Milium  1
Miscanthus SILVERGRASS1
Muhlenbergia MUHLY15
Oryzopsis  1
Panicum PANICGRASS19
Pascopyrum  1
Paspalum CROWNGRASS8
Pennisetum FOUNTAINGRASS2
Phalaris CANARYGRASS2
Phleum TIMOTHY2
Phragmites REED3
Piptatherum  2
Piptochaetium NEEDLEGRASS1
Poa BLUEGRASS20
Puccinellia  1
Rottboella  1
Saccharum SUGARCANE; PLUMEGRASS2
Schedonorus  2
Schizachne  1
Schizachyrium LITTLE BLUESTEM3
Sclerochloa  1
Secale RYE1
Setaria BRISTLEGRASS; FOXTAIL9
Sorghastrum INDIANGRASS2
Sorghum SORGHUM4
Spartina CORDGRASS2
Sphenopholis WEDGESCALE3
Sporobolus DROPSEED10
Torreyochloa  2
Tragus  1
Tridens TRIDENS2
Triplasis SANDGRASS1
Tripsacum GAMAGRASS1
Triticum WHEAT1
Urochloa SIGNALGRASS1
Vulpia FESCUE4
Zea CORN2
Zizania WILD RICE5
Zoysia TEMPLEGRASS1