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Taxon: Sorghastrum secundum (Elliott) Nash

 
Genus: Sorghastrum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Andropogoneae
Subtribe: Sorghinae
Nomen number: 35086
Place of publication: J. K. Small, Fl. s.e. U.S. 67. 1903
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 10-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Mar-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: revegetator; shade/shelter; shade/shelter

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama (s.), Florida, Georgia, Mississippi (s.), North Carolina, South Carolina]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Englert, J. 1999. New and upcoming native grass releases from the Eastern US Plant Materials Centers (Proc E Nat Grass Sym) 2:130.
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  4. Zuloaga, F. O. et al. 2003. Catalogue of New World grasses (Poaceae): III. Subfamilies Panicoideae, Aristidoideae, Arundinoideae, and Danthonioideae Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 46:597.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=35086. Accessed 17 February 2019.