Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Poales
Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Maritime Bushy Bluestem, Bushy Beardgrass
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Keith Bradley kab_a_tenuispatheus_0845
October Monroe County FL
Curry Hammock State Park
Silvery plumes in rigid, tightly packed bracts look like a feather duster, per Native Alternatives to Invasive Plants.
JK Marlow jkm0311g_11
November Chester County SC
Sumter National Forest: Tyger Ranger District
Inflorescence dense, feathery, from flabellate [fan-shaped] to oblong, per Manual of the Grasses of the United States.