Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Sorghastrum elliottii (C. Mohr) Nash. Slender Indiangrass. Phen: Sep-Nov. Hab: Woodlands and forests, river-scour areas, including oak-hickory forests and woodlands over mafic rocks. Dist: MD south to FL and west to TX, inland to TN, AR, and OK, mainly on the Coastal Plain, but extending inland to other physiographic provinces.

Origin/Endemic status: Endemic

Syn: = C, ETx1, F, FlGr, G, HC, K1, K3, K4, NcTx, RAB, S, Tn, Tx, Va, W, WH3, Hall (1982); < Sorghastrum elliottii – FNA25

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