Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Paspalum floridanum Michaux. Florida Paspalum, Big Paspalum. Phen: Mar-Dec. Hab: Longleaf pine sandhills, pine savannas, hammock edges, moist forests, ditches, barrens, prairies, fields, roadsides. Dist: NJ, IL, and KS south to s. FL and e. TX.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = Ar, C, ETx1, FlGr, FNA25, GW1, Il, K1, K3, K4, NcTx, Pa, RAB, Tn, Tx, Va, W, WH3; > Paspalum difforme – G, HC, S, Silveus (1942); > Paspalum floridanum – G; > Paspalum floridanum var. floridanum – F, HC, Mo1, Pa, S, Silveus (1942); > Paspalum floridanum var. glabratum – F, HC, Mo1, S, Silveus (1942); > Paspalum giganteum – HC, S, Silveus (1942)

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