⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-407627, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) P.Beauv..
The record derives from WCSP which reports it as a synonym (record 407627) with original publication details: Bull. Div. Bot. U.S.D.A. 13(1): t. 45 1892.