Andropogon glomeratus var. glaucopsis

(Elliott) C. Mohr
Synonyms: Andropogon virginicus glaucopsis Andropogon macrourus glaucopsis Andropogon glaucopsis
Found in FNA Volume 25. Treatment on page 664.
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Plants usually oblong in the upper portion, sometimes cylindrical. Culms 1.2-2.2 m; internodes glaucous. Sheaths (1.3)2.3-3.1(4.7) mm wide, usually smooth; ligules ciliate or not, cilia to 0.2 mm; blades glaucous, glabrous, smooth. Subtending sheaths of inflorescence units usually 2-2.5 mm wide; peduncles shorter than 10 mm; rames usually shorter than 2 cm, not exerted at maturity. Keels of lower glumes usually scabrous beyond midlength.


Andropogon glomeratus var. glaucopsis grows in flatwoods, bogs, ditches, swamps, pond margins, and swales of the southeastern coastal plain.



AuthorChristopher S. Campbell +
ReferenceNone +
SynonymAndropogon virginicus glaucopsis +, Andropogon macrourus glaucopsis + and Andropogon glaucopsis +
Taxon nameAndropogon glomeratus var. glaucopsis +
Taxon parentAndropogon glomeratus +
Taxon rankvariety +
VolumeVolume 25 +