OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Phanopyrum gymnocarpon   FAMILY Poaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Phanopyrum gymnocarpon   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 029-81-015:
Panicum gymnocarpon   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Panicum gymnocarpon

 

COMMON NAME:
Swamp Phanopyrum, Savanna Phanopyrum, Savanna Panicgrass


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image of Phanopyrum gymnocarpon, Swamp Phanopyrum, Savanna Phanopyrum, Savanna Panicgrass

Keith Bradley    kab_p_gymnocarpon_06400

March    Collier County    FL

Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park

Panicles of several to many stiffly ascending racemes along a main axis, per Manual of the Grasses of the United States.

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Phanopyrum gymnocarpon   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Phanopyrum gymnocarpon   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 029-81-015:
Panicum gymnocarpon   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Panicum gymnocarpon

 

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2252

Grass, Sedge, or Rush
Annual

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

Habitat: swamps, seasonally flooded soils of cypress-gum sloughs, tidal (freshwater) cypress-gum swamps, disturbed wet soils, low woods, ditches, muddy banks of streams and lakes, sinks, floodplains, and marshes, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate, 2-ranked

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall

Inflorescence a panicle

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Grain purplish
Grain

 

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