Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


Data mode


Sign up


Eragrostis oxylepis (Torrey) Torrey. Red Lovegrass. Phen: May-Dec. Hab: Sandy roadsides, coastal dunes, and disturbed areas. Dist: NE and CO south to FL, TX, NM, and Mexico. Scattered eastwards and of uncertain nativity. First reported for SC by Nelson & Kelly (1997).

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = GW1, HC, Tx; = Eragrostis secundiflora ssp. oxylepis – Ar, ETx1, FlGr, FNA25, K1, K3, K4, Mo1, NcTx, WH3; < Eragrostis secundiflora – S

Show in key(s)

Show parent

Your browser does not support SVGs

Hover over a shape, letter, icon, or arrow on the map to see what it means.

image of plant© Aidan Campos source