Andropogon glomeratus var. glomeratus

Synonyms: Andropogon virginicus abbreviatus
Found in FNA Volume 25. Treatment on page 664.
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Plants oblong to pyramidal in the upper portion. Culms 60-160 cm; internodes not glaucous. Sheaths (2)2.5-3.4(4.7) mm wide, scabrous; ligules sometimes ciliate, cilia to 0.3 mm; blades green, usually scabrous. Subtending sheaths of inflorescence units usually 2.5-3.4 mm wide; peduncles (4)11-35(60) mm; rames usually 2.1-2.9 cm, exerted. Keels of lower glumes usually smooth below midlength, scabrous distally; anthers eventually deciduous.


Md., N.J., Mass., Miss., La., W.Va., Pa., Del., Pacific Islands (Hawaii), N.C., N.Y., R.I., S.C., Ala., D.C, Tenn., Va., Ark., Ill., Ga., Ky., Fla., Ohio


Andropogon glomeratus var. glomeratus grows in bogs, swamps, savannahs, flatwoods, and ditches of the southeastern United States.



AuthorChristopher S. Campbell +
ReferenceNone +
SynonymAndropogon virginicus abbreviatus +
Taxon nameAndropogon glomeratus var. glomeratus +
Taxon parentAndropogon glomeratus +
Taxon rankvariety +
VolumeVolume 25 +