Scientific Name: Poa trivialis L.
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LIFE CYCLE: Cool-season perennial; propagated by seed and creeping stolons.
MAJOR CHARACTERISTICS*: Leaf texture similar to Kentucky bluegrass; however, it has a long membranous ligule (A), and creeping stolons; seedhead is oblong panicle; grows in patches.
LOCATION: Usually in shaded turf areas.