Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


4181

Grass, Sedge, or Rush
Perennial

Non-native: Eurasia
Documented growing wild in - - -

Rare

Look for it in disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate, 2-ranked

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall

FRUIT:

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Calamagrostis epigejos   FAMILY Poaceae

GREATER THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Calamagrostis epigeios ssp. epigeios   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Calamagrostis epigeios

GREATER THAN Floristic synthesis of North America. BONAP (Kartesz, 2010)
Calamagrostis epigeios var. georgica

 

COMMON NAME:
Bushgrass, Feathertop


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image of Calamagrostis epigejos

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Hitchcock, A.S. (rev. A. Chase). 1950    pnd_caep_001_lhd