Flora of the Southeastern United States
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Dichanthelium depauperatum (Muhlenberg) Gould. Starved Witchgrass. Phen: Apr-Sep. Hab: Dry soils of grasslands and open woods, often on disturbed soils of roadsides and ditches. Dist: NL (Newfoundland) and MN south to GA and TX.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = FNA25, K1, K3, K4, Mi, NY, Pa, Va, Gould & Clark (1978); = Panicum depauperatum – C, HC, NcTx, RAB, S, Tx, WV; > Panicum depauperatum var. depauperatum – F, G; > Panicum depauperatum var. psilophyllum – F, G

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