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Xyris ambigua (Coastal plain yelloweyed grass)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Xyris ambigua

Xyris ambigua Bey. ex Kunth

Coastal plain yelloweyed grass, Coastalplain yelloweyed grass

Xyridaceae (Yellow-Eyed-Grass Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: XYAM

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov

Distribution

USA: AL , AR , FL , GA , LA , MS , NC , SC , TN , TX , VA

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: OBL OBL OBL
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.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Crosby Arboretum - Picayune, MS

Additional resources

USDA: Find Xyris ambigua in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Xyris ambigua in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Xyris ambigua

Metadata

Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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