Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Learn more about Eragrostis from the Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Poales
Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Lacegrass, Lace Lovegrass
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Gill Newberry gn09_e_capillaris
Panicle's branches and branchlets capillary, per Manual of the Grasses of the United States.
Gill Newberry gn09_e_capillaris_plant
Panicle open, diffuse, usually 2/3 the entire height of the plant, per Manual of the Grasses of the United States.
Gill Newberry gn09_erigrostis_inf
Spikelets long-pediceled, 2-4 flowered, 2-3mm long, per Manual of the Grasses of the United States.