Seeds of South Australia
Poa tenera (Gramineae)
Spreading Tussock-grass
List of species for Poa
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Herbarium regions:
Eyre Peninsula, Southern Lofty, Kangaroo Island, South Eastern
NRM regions:
Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges, Eyre Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, South East
IBRA regions
Mount Gambier (SVP02)Southern Volcanic Plain
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   (Probable Decline)   [taxonomic issues]
Bridgewater (NCP01)Naracoorte Coastal Plain
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   (Probable Decline)   [taxonomic issues]
Glenelg Plain (NCP02) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   (Probable Decline)   [taxonomic issues]
Kangaroo Island (KAN01)Kanmantoo
 Least Concern   [well protected within reserves]
Fleurieu (KAN02) 
 Near Threatened   [largely protected in coastal woodlands]
Mount Lofty Ranges (FLB01)Flinders Lofty Block
 Near Threatened   [Mt Lofty, Stirling; rocky habitat]
Eyre Hills (EYB03)Eyre Yorke Block
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [on islands, taxonomic issues]
Talia (EYB04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [on islands, taxonomic issues]
RSCA map:
Regional Species Conservation Assessments per IBRA subregion. Please click the thumbnail map.
AVH map:
Australian distribution map (external link)
SA Census:
Census of South Australian plants (external link)     [genus Poa]
Seeds stored:
LocationNo. of seeds
(weight grams)
Number
of plants
Date
collected
Collection number
Collection location
Date
stored
% ViabilityStorage
temperature
BGA 
MSB
37000 (9.7 g)
37000 (9.7 g)
12-Dec-2006RJB70680
Southern Lofty
1-Aug-200755%-18°C
Location: BGA — the seeds are stored at the Adelaide Botanic Gardens, MSB — the seeds are stored at the Millennium Seed Bank, Kew, England.
Number of plants: This is the number of plants from which the seeds were collected.
Collection location: The Herbarium of South Australia's region name.
% Viability: Percentage of filled healthy seeds determined by a cut test or x-ray.