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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.
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. Proceedings of the Second Eastern Native Grass Symposium, November 17-19, 1999. Baltimore, Maryland 2:130.
  2. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  3. Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  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 23 July 2019.