OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (2/8/20):
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula   FAMILY Poaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula   FAMILY Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 029-59-001:
Bouteloua curtipendula   FAMILY Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Bouteloua curtipendula

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Bouteloua curtipendula

 

COMMON NAME:
Sideoats Grama


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image of Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula, Sideoats Grama

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_atcu2_001_lvd

        

image of Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula, Sideoats Grama

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Hitchcock, A.S. (rev. A. Chase). 1950    pnd_bocu_001_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (2/8/20):
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Bouteloua curtipendula var. curtipendula   FAMILY Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 029-59-001:
Bouteloua curtipendula   FAMILY Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Bouteloua curtipendula

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Bouteloua curtipendula

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

2866

Grass, Sedge, or Rush
Perennial

Native to North Carolina & Georgia

Rare (the SC occurrence a waif)

Habitat: Prairies, dry rocky slopes and bluffs over calcareous rocks (such as limestone, dolomite, or calcareous shale) or ultramafic rocks (such as serpentine or metabasalt), limestone glades, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Basal & low alternate, 2-ranked

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Grain

 

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