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Chasmanthium nitidum (Baldwin) Yates. Shiny Spanglegrass. Phen: May-Nov. Hab: Blackwater swamp forests, especially with calcareous influence (over marl, oligohaline tidal swamps). Dist: Se. NC south to s. FL and west to se. AL.

Origin/Endemic status: Endemic

Synonymy: = FlGr, FNA25, GW1, K1, K3, K4, WH3, Yates (1966a), Yates (1966c); = Uniola nitida Baldwin – HC, RAB, S, S13

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Wetland Indicator Status:

  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACW

Heliophily ?: 3

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image of plant© Keith Bradley | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Keith Bradley | Original Image ⭷


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