OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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Most habitat and range descriptions were obtained from Weakley's Flora.

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Little Bluestem

Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Schizachyrium scoparium var. scoparium   FAMILY: Poaceae

(?) PLANTS National Database: Schizachyrium scoparium var. scoparium   FAMILY: Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Andropogon scoparius 029-87-001   FAMILY: Poaceae

 

Habitat: In a wide range of moist to dry habitats

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Creeping Bluestem, Creeping Little Bluestem

Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Schizachyrium stoloniferum   FAMILY: Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Schizachyrium scoparium var. stoloniferum   FAMILY: Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Andropogon scoparius 029-87-001?   FAMILY: Poaceae

 

Habitat: Fall-line sandhills in the inner Coastal Plain, perhaps in other dry habitats, also apparently in seepages in pineland landscapes, mesic to wetland pine savannas and seepage slopes in peninsular Florida, the habitat and range in our area requiring further study

Rare in GA-SC

Native to South Carolina & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Big Bluestem, Turkeyfoot

Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Andropogon gerardi   FAMILY: Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT) PLANTS National Database: Andropogon gerardii   FAMILY: Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Andropogon gerardii 029-87-002   FAMILY: Poaceae

 

Habitat: In a wide variety of habitats, usually rather dry, such as longleaf pine sandhills, glades, cliffs, and rock outcrops, in the Piedmont in woodlands, former prairie-like sites, woodlands, open forests, and river-scour grasslands, in the Mountains in glades, riverside scour areas, and rarely in grassy balds, ascending to at least 1600 m over mafic rocks (on Old Field Bald, Watauga and Ashe counties, NC)

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Mohr's Bluestem, Tawny Bluestem, Bog Bluestem

Weakley's Flora: (4/24/22) Andropogon mohrii   FAMILY: Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Andropogon mohrii   FAMILY: Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Andropogon mohrii 029-87-003   FAMILY: Poaceae

 

Habitat: Wet pine savannas, sphagnous bogs

Rare

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Splitbeard Bluestem, Silvery Bluestem

Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Andropogon ternarius   FAMILY: Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Andropogon ternarius var. ternarius   FAMILY: Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Andropogon ternarius 029-87-005   FAMILY: Poaceae

 

Habitat: Longleaf pine sandhills, dry to moist soils of woodlands and openings

Common (uncommon in Mountains)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Elliott's Bluestem

Weakley's Flora: (4/24/22) Andropogon gyrans   FAMILY: Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Andropogon gyrans var. gyrans   FAMILY: Poaceae

INCLUDING Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Andropogon elliottii 029-87-006   FAMILY: Poaceae

 

Habitat: Dry to moist forests, woodlands, longleaf pine sandhills, pine savannas, fields, and disturbed areas

Common (uncommon in Mountains)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Narrowleaf Bluestem

Weakley's Flora: (4/24/22) Andropogon perangustatus   FAMILY: Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Andropogon gyrans var. stenophyllus   FAMILY: Poaceae

 

Habitat: Wet pinelands, clay-based Carolina bays, other depression wetlands, and boggy wetlands

Uncommon (rare in SC)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Broomsedge, Broomsedge Bluestem, Old-field Broomstraw, "Sedge Grass"

Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Andropogon virginicus var. virginicus   FAMILY: Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Andropogon virginicus var. virginicus   FAMILY: Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Andropogon virginicus 029-87-007   FAMILY: Poaceae

 

Habitat: Old fields, roadbanks, disturbed sites

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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Common Name: Deceptive Bluestem, Deceptive Broomsedge

Weakley's Flora: (4/24/22) Andropogon campbellii   FAMILY: Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Andropogon virginicus var. decipiens   FAMILY: Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Andropogon virginicus 029-87-007   FAMILY: Poaceae

 

Habitat: Pine savannas, pine flatwoods, maritime wet grasslands, disturbed pinelands, other wetlands

Uncommon

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Chalky Bluestem, Purple Bluestem, Coastal Bluestem, Big Chalky Bluestem

Weakley's Flora: (4/24/22) Andropogon cretaceus   FAMILY: Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) PLANTS National Database: Andropogon glaucopsis   FAMILY: Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Andropogon virginicus 029-87-007?   FAMILY: Poaceae

 

Habitat: Wet pine savannas, pine flatwoods, maritime forests, ditches, wet disturbed sites

Common in Coastal Plain (rare elsewhere in GA-NC-SC)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Common Bushy Bluestem, Bushy Beardgrass, Bog Broomsedge, Clustered Bluestem

Weakley's Flora: (4/24/22) Andropogon glomeratus   FAMILY: Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Andropogon glomeratus var. glomeratus   FAMILY: Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Andropogon virginicus 029-87-007?   FAMILY: Poaceae

 

Habitat: Swamps, wet pine savannas, pine flatwoods, bogs, fens, depression ponds, wet disturbed sites

Common in Coastal Plain, uncommon elsewhere

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Savanna Bushy Bluestem, Hairy Bluestem

Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Andropogon hirsutior   FAMILY: Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Andropogon glomeratus var. hirsutior   FAMILY: Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Andropogon virginicus 029-87-007?   FAMILY: Poaceae

 

Habitat: Wet pine savannas, pine flatwoods, adjacent ditches, other wet disturbed sites

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Maritime Bushy Bluestem, Bushy Beardgrass, Maritime Bluestem

Weakley's Flora: (4/24/22) Andropogon tenuispatheus   FAMILY: Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Andropogon glomeratus var. pumilus   FAMILY: Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Andropogon virginicus 029-87-007?   FAMILY: Poaceae

 

Habitat: Maritime wet grasslands, brackish marsh edges, calcareous wet grasslands, interdune swales and ponds, seepages in limestone areas, prairies, moist disturbed sites

Common (uncommon in GA Piedmont, rare in GA Mountains)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Dryland White Bluestem, Chalky Bluestem

Weakley's Flora: (10/20/20) Andropogon capillipes   FAMILY: Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Andropogon capillipes   FAMILY: Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Andropogon virginicus 029-87-007?   FAMILY: Poaceae

 

Habitat: Dry to mesic pine flatwoods, sandhills, adjacent roadbanks

Uncommon

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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Common Name: Wetland White Bluestem

Weakley's Flora: (10/20/20) Andropogon dealbatus   FAMILY: Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Andropogon capillipes   FAMILY: Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Andropogon virginicus 029-87-007?   FAMILY: Poaceae

 

Habitat: Wet pine savannas, ditches adjacent to savannas, depressional wetlands

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Florida Bluestem

Weakley's Flora: (10/20/20) Andropogon floridanus   FAMILY: Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Andropogon floridanus   FAMILY: Poaceae

 

Habitat: Florida scrub and scrubby pinelands, longleaf pine sandhills

Rare

Native to Georgia & Florida

 


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camera icon Common Name: Longbeard Bluestem

Weakley's Flora: (10/20/20) Andropogon longiberbis   FAMILY: Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Andropogon longiberbis   FAMILY: Poaceae

 

Habitat: Dry sandy soils of sandhills and dunes, calcareous wet pinelands and dry pine rocklands (this may be another new species, under study)

Rare north of FL

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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