Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Axonopus furcatus (Flüggé) A.S. Hitchcock. Big Carpetgrass. Phen: Mar-Dec. Hab: Maritime forests, other sandy forests, bottomlands, roadsides, calcareous wet meadows, lawns. Dist: Se. VA south to FL, west to TX and AR, mainly Coastal Plain but scattered inland; apparently adventive in e. MD (Knapp et al. 2011).

Origin/Endemic status: Endemic

Syn: = Ar, C, ETx1, F, FlGr, FNA25, G, GW1, HC, K1, K3, K4, RAB, S, Tx, Va, WH3

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