Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Poales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
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Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
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Forest and Kim Starr, Starr Environmental, Bugwood.org bug_5414566
Month Unknown HI
Leaf sheaths loose; leaf blades linear, to 20 x 0.2-1.4cm, per Flora of China.
Grass, Sedge, or Rush
Habitat: Disturbed areas, roadsides, railroad embankments, other disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora
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This plant may be causing problems in natural areas outside its native range, according to authorities such as:
Panicle silvery-pink or purplish
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