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Fimbristylis puberula (Michaux) Vahl. Hairy Fimbry. Phen: (May-) Jul-Sep. Hab: Pine savannas, pine flatwoods, bogs, wet meadows or prairie-like areas, calcareous glades and barrens, granite outcrops. Dist: Long Island, NY south to s. FL and west to TX, KS, and NE.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Synonymy: = Mi; = Fimbristylis puberula (Michx.) Vahl var. puberula – Ar, C, ETx1, FNA23, GrPl, K1, K3, K4, Mo1, NcTx, NY, Pa, Tx, Va, Kral (1971); = n/a – Tat; > Fimbristylis anomala Boeckeler – S; > Fimbristylis drummondii (Torr. & Hook.) Böckler – F, S13; < Fimbristylis puberula (Michx.) Vahl – GW1, Tn, WH3; > Fimbristylis puberula (Michx.) Vahl – S; > Fimbristylis puberula (Michx.) Vahl var. drummondii (Torr. & Hook.) D.B.Ward – Il; < Fimbristylis spadicea (L.) Vahl – RAB, W

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Wetland Indicator Status:

  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: OBL
  • Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: OBL
  • Great Plains: OBL
  • Midwest: OBL
  • Northcentral & Northeast: OBL

Heliophily: 9

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image of plant© Gary P. Fleming | Original Image ⭷
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