Prepared by Jennifer L. D’Appollonio, Assistant Scientist, University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469. Updated February 2018.
Scientific name: Dichanthelium boreale (Nash) Freckmann
Common name(s): northern panicgrass, northern witchgrass, northern rosette-panicgrass
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– may be confused with D. acuminatum , which also occurs in wild blueberry fields; see left sidebar of Go Botany webpage