E-Flora BC: Electronic Atlas of the Flora of British Columbia

Trisetum cernuum Trin.
nodding trisetum
Poaceae (Grass family)

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Ecological Framework for Trisetum cernuum

The table below shows the species-specific information calculated from
original data (BEC database) provided by the BC Ministry of Forests and Range.
(Updated August, 2013)

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Value / Class




Elevation (metres) 110 961 1797
Slope Gradient (%) 20 30 37
Aspect (degrees)
[0 - N; 90 - E; 180 - S; 270 - W]
145 182 255
Soil Moisture Regime (SMR)
[0 - very xeric; 4 - mesic;
8 - hydric]
2 5 7
Modal Nutrient Regime
Number of field plots
 species was recorded in:
Modal BEC Zone Class
All BEC Zones (# of stations/zone) species was recorded in: CWH(2), ESSF(1), ICH(1)

Synonyms and Alternate Names

Trisetum cernuum subsp. cernuum
Trisetum cernuum var. cernuum

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