Panarctic Flora


340903a Hierochloë odorata subsp. odorata


Northern Iceland: Frequent
Northern Fennoscandia: Scattered
Hudson Bay - Labrador: Rare
Shrub Tundra: Rare
Bordering boreal or alpine areas: Frequent


2n= (1) 28 (4x). - Europe, Canada. - Several reports (especially Weimarck 1971, 1973, 1975), hundreds of counts.
(2) 42 (6x). - Europe (N). - Weimarck (1971, 1973, numerous counts).

Geography: Amphi-Atlantic - European - Asian (W): ICE NOR RUS CAN.

Notes: Elven and Solstad: Subspecies odorata is the only race documented from Iceland and there are numerous records from the Arctic in Norway and northwestern European Russia. Weimarck (1971) mapped it from the Arctic in Labrador.

Higher Taxa