Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Sorghum bicolor (Linnaeus) Moench ssp. bicolor . Sorghum, Milo, Broomcorn, Sorgo. Phen: Oct. Hab: Cultivated, rarely persistent; common in cultivation, rare as an escape. Dist: Native of Africa.

Origin/Endemic status: Subsaharan Africa

Syn: = ETx1, FlGr, FNA25, K1, K3, K4, Mo1, NcTx, NE, NY, Pa, WH3; = Sorghum bicolor var. bicolor – C; = Sorgum vulgare var. vulgare – HC; < Holcus sorghum – S; < Sorghum bicolor – Mi, Tn, Tx; > Sorghum bicolor var. bicolor – Il; > Sorghum bicolor var. caffrorum – Il; > Sorghum bicolor var. saccharatum – Il; < Sorghum vulgare – RAB; < Sorgum vulgare – F, orthographic variant

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