Taxon: Andropogon glomeratus (Walter) Britton et al.

 
Genus: Andropogon
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Andropogoneae
Subtribe: Andropogoninae
Nomen number: 3219
Place of publication: Prelim. cat. 67. 1888
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 25-Oct-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-Feb-2000
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 9 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide J Environ Hort 16:9-10. 1998)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Weed CIBA)

Distributional Range:

    Native

  • Northern America

    • Mexico
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States Oklahoma
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States New Mexico, Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah
  • Southern America

    • Caribbean: Antigua and Barbuda ; Bahamas ; Cuba ; Grenada ; Guadeloupe ; Hispaniola ; Jamaica ; Martinique ; Montserrat ; Puerto Rico ; St. Kitts and Nevis ; St. Lucia
    • Central America: Belize ; Costa Rica ; El Salvador ; Guatemala ; Honduras ; Nicaragua ; Panama
    • Northern South America: Venezuela
    • Western South America: Colombia

  • Cultivated

  • Northern America

    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States Texas

References:

  • Adams, C. Flowering plants of Jamaica. 1972 (F Jam)
  • Campbell, C. S. 1983. Systematics of the Andropogon virginicus complex (Gramineae) J. Arnold Arbor. 64:235.
  • CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland Documenta CIBA-GEIGY (Grass weeds 1. 1980, 2. 1981; Monocot weeds 3. 1982; Dicot weeds 1. 1988) (Weed CIBA)
  • Clewell, A. F. Guide to the vascular plants of the Florida panhandle. 1985 (F FlaPan)
  • Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll Flora of the Bahama archipelago. (F Bahamas)
  • Davidse, G. et al., eds. Flora mesoamericana. (F Mesoamer)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Giraldo-Cañas, D. 2011. Catálogo de la familia Poaceae en Colombia (Darwiniana) 49:139-247.
  • Hammel, B. E. et al., eds. Manual de plantas de Costa Rica. 2003- (Man CostaR)
  • Hitchcock, A. S. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2. 1950 (Grass US)
  • Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. 1974-1989 (F LAnt)
  • León (J. S. Sauget) & Alain (E. E. Liogier) Flora de Cuba. 1946-1962; suppl. (F CubaLeon)
  • Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis. (F PR)
  • Long, R. W. & O. Lakela A flora of tropical Florida. (F TFla)
  • Ritchie, J. C. et al., eds. Proceedings of the Second Eastern Native Grass Symposium, November 17-19, 1999. Baltimore, Maryland. 2000 (Proc E Nat Grass Sym)
  • Wolfe III, J. & J. M. Zajicek 1998. Are ornamental grasses acceptable alternatives for low maintenance landscapes? J. Environm. Hort. 16:8-11.

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