Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2250

Grass, Sedge, or Rush
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Uncommon (rare in GA)

Look for it in shallow water, wet mucky soils, floodplain sloughs, cypress ponds, per Weakley's Flora

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...Wet

LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate, 2-ranked

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Inflorescence a panicle

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Grain dark red
Grain

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Poales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Glyceria septentrionalis   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Glyceria septentrionalis   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 029-17-001:
Glyceria septentrionalis   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Glyceria septentrionalis

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Panicularia septentrionalis

 

COMMON NAME:
Eastern Mannagrass, Floating Mannagrass