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*Saccharum spontaneum Linnaeus. Wild Sugarcane. Phen: Oct-Jan. Hab: Disturbed areas, lake edges, especially around Lake Okeechobee in vicinity of sugarcane fields. Dist: Native of tropical Asia and Africa.

Origin/Endemic status: E. and se. Asia

Other Comments: Potential naturalization of this species is considered a threat to the sugarcane industry.

Synonymy: = FlGr, FNA25, K3, K4, WH3

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Wetland Indicator Status:

  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FAC

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