Danthonia sericea Nuttall. Phen: Mar-Jun. Hab: Dry woodlands, especially common in sandy soils in the Coastal Plain, dry oak, oak-pine, and pine forests in the Piedmont and low Mountains, and on dry acidic cliffs and rock outcrops, roadsides and woodland margins. Dist: Primarily a Coastal Plain species northward, ranging from e. MA south to FL and west to LA. Reported for WV by Vanderhorst et al. (2013).
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Synonymy: = Ar, ETx1, F, FlGr, HC, K1, K3, K4, S, Tx, Va, W, WH3; = Danthonia sericea Nutt. var. sericea – C, G, RAB; < Danthonia sericea Nutt. – FNA25, Tn