Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


4384

Grass, Sedge, or Rush
Perennial

Native to North Carolina

Documented growing wild in - NC -

Rare

Look for it in alluvial soils along rivers, per Weakley's Flora

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...Moist

LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate, 2-ranked

RHIZOMES? STOLONS?
Plants not strongly rhizomatous, the stems solitary or tufted

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Inflorescence a panicle

FRUIT:
Grain reddish
Grain

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (6/30/18):
Bromus latiglumis   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Bromus latiglumis   FAMILY Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 029-14-006?:
Bromus purgans   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Bromus latiglumis

 

COMMON NAME:
Riverbank Brome, Auricled Brome, Hairy Woodbrome, Earlyleaf Brome


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