Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Bromus ciliatus Linnaeus. Fringed Brome. Phen: Jul-Aug. Hab: Seepage areas, fens, moist areas near high elevation creeks, grassy balds, high elevation woodlands, mostly over mafic or calcareous rocks. Dist: Widespread in n. North America: NL (Labrador) to AK, south in the east to PA, and in the mountains to NC.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = C, FNA24, G, HC, Il, K3, K4, Mi, NE, NY, Pa, RAB, S, Tn, Va, W, WV, Pavlick (1995), Tucker (1996); > Bromus ciliatus var. ciliatus – F, K1

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