Poa chaixii Vill.

Broad-leaved meadowgrass

source: Daderot (2010), publisher: Wikimedia Commons
source: Daderot (2010), publisher: Wikimedia Commons


GrinTax Poa chaixii Vill.
The Plant list Poa chaixii Vill.
English name Broad-leaved meadowgrass

Crop relationship
Meadow grass same genus

FLORON data (2014)
Indigeneity naturalized in 19th century
Trend since 1950 strongly decreasing (50-75%)
Presence very rare
Status Red List: endangered
Legal protection unlisted

Conservation in the Netherlands

A) In protected areas per province

For subareas the link to the larger area is provided.

a = actually present, p = possible
(see: About CWRnl / Methodology)


  • Havelte (SBB [p])
  • Holtingerveld (NM [p])


  • Hackfort (NM [p])


  • Meinweg (SBB [p])


  • Hoge Venterink (NM [a])

B) In genebank

  • CGN: no material

© NDFF, 2015
© NDFF, 2015

Legend distribution maps

upper map:

  • red: locations of presence
  • green: management type maps with areas that qualify for financial support (largely representing the Dutch network of protected areas). Protected water areas are not shown (IJsselmeer, Markermeer and all Frisian lakes, Randmeren & Vechtplassen).

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lower map:

Distribution area
Europe mountain areas in Central-Europe
Asia -
Africa -
North-America naturalized
South-America -
Australia -
source:, 2015
source:, 2015

Expected distribution due to climate change

Expected distribution area in 2070 in the European region and in the Netherlands compared with current suitable areas under an optimistic and a pessimistic climate change scenario (see: About CWRnl / Methodology). Click on a map to enlarge.


Optimistic scenario

Distribution data GBIF, June 2016. doi:10.15468/dl.ierm8s
Distribution data GBIF, June 2016. doi:10.15468/dl.ierm8s

Pessimistic scenario


Additional information