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Andropogon capillipes Nash
Chalky bluestem, Wetland White Bluestem
Poaceae (Grass Family)
Synonym(s): Andropogon virginicus var. glaucus
USDA Symbol: ANCA4
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Not Applicable
Bloom Time: Sep , Oct
Bloom Notes: The flowers (florets) of grasses are usually minute and therefore not visible to the naked eye.
, VA Native Habitat:
Wetlands, wet savannas, ditches adjacent to savannas.
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Medium , High
Light Requirement: Sun , Part Shade
Drought Tolerance: High
National Wetland Indicator Status
|Status:|| FAC || FACU |
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
Record Last Modified: 2011-06-25
Research By: DEW