Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Dichanthelium caerulescens (Hackel ex A.S. Hitchcock) Correll. Blue Witchgrass. Phen: Jun-Oct. Hab: Marshes, swamps, wet pinelands, maritime grasslands, damp sandy soil. Dist: NJ to NC, and from FL to w. LA; Bahamas and West Indies.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = Bah, Va, LeBlond (2001a); = Panicum caerulescens – F, HC, S; < Dichanthelium dichotomum ssp. roanokense – FNA25; < Dichanthelium dichotomum var. dichotomum – K1, K3, K4, Gould & Clark (1978); < Panicum dichotomum – GW1, RAB; < Panicum dichotomum var. roanokense – Lelong (1984); < Panicum roanokense – G

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