Common name: Alpine timothy

Family:  Poaceae

Information: Common in all BEC zones throughout BC, including the alpine. Occurs on all slope aspects, including xeric south facing slopes such as the one where this specimen was photographed.

Photo: A sun exposed, southeast facing scree slope where it occurred in scattered tufts;  South Chilcotin Mt. Park at an elevation: ca. 2000 m. N Hewitt, July 28 2019.

Sources and additional information:

Klinkenberg, Brian. (Ed.) 2020. E-Flora BC: Electronic Atlas of the Plants of British Columbia [eflora.bc.ca]. http://linnet.geog.ubc.ca/Atlas/Atlas.aspx?sciname=Phleum+alpinum. Accessed: 2020-06-01.