The Australian Plant Name Index (APNI) is a tool for the botanical community that deals with plant names and their usage in the scientific literature, whether as a current name or synonym. APNI does not recommend any particular taxonomy or nomenclature. For a listing of currently accepted scientific names for the Australian vascular flora, please use the Australian Plant Census (APC) link above.
Showing Agrostis canina
Type: "Habitat in Europae pascius humidiusculus."
APC Comment: A northern hemisphere taxon, recorded by J.H.Willis, Handb. Pl. Victoria, 2nd edn. 1: 148 (1970) as being "... occasionally used as a lawn grass", but not known to be naturalised in Australia.
Text: "J.H.Willis, Handb. Pl. Victoria 2nd edn. 1: 148 (1970) states that this species is occasionally used as a lawn grass and closely resembles A. stolonifera. No more recent reference seen."