Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Sporobolus clandestinus (Biehler) A.S. Hitchcock. Rough Dropseed. Phen: Aug-Oct. Hab: Glades, barrens, and thin soil of woodlands, also in dry sands and pine rocklands. Dist: MA, NY, MI, WI, IA, and KS south to s. FL and TX.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = Ar, C, ETx1, F, FNA25, G, HC, Il, K1, K3, K4, Mi, Mo1, NE, NY, Pa, S, Tn, Va, W, WH3, Riggins (1977); = Sporobolus compositus var. clandestinus – FlGr, NcTx, WH3

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