Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Learn more about Panicum from the Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Poales
Flora of North America
Panicum dichotomiflorum ssp. dichotomiflorum
Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Panicum dichotomiflorum var. dichotomiflorum
Fall Panicum, Fall Panicgrass, Spreading Panicgrass
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Gill Newberry gn09_p_dichotomi_folium_p
Panicle's main branches ascending, per Manual of the Grasses of the United States.
Gill Newberry gn09_p_dichotomifolia_in2
Spikelets narrowly oblong-ovate, usually about 2.5mm long, acute, per Manual of the Grasses of the United States.
Gill Newberry gn09_p_dichotomifolia_inf
Panicles terminal and axillary, mostly included at base, per Manual of the Grasses of the United States.
Gill Newberry gn10_p_dichotomiflorum
Culms 50-100cm long from a geniculate base [base w abrupt knee-like joints], per Manual of the Grasses of the United States.