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Tripsacum dactyloides

Tripsacum dactyloides (L.) L.

Eastern Gamagrass, Fakahatchee Grass

Poaceae (Grass Family)

USDA Symbol: TRDA3

Tripsacum dactyloides (Eastern gamagrass) #36937

Image Information

Photographer: Fannon, Carolyn
City: La Marque
County: Galveston
State: TX
Location Notes: Native Coastal Prairie.
Accession date: 2014-01-31
Filename: CF_IMG0554.JPG
Slide Index: 080510-048.jpg
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Portrait
Shot: Landscape - Bright green leaves of plants in native prairie habitat include grasses; Switchgrass Panicum virgatum, Big Bluestem Andropogon gerardii, and Little Bluestem Schizachyrium scoparium. Wildflowers include; Blazingstar Liatris pycnostachya beginning to basipetally flower, Rattlesnake master Eryngium yuccifolium, and Gaura Gaura sp. Seedheads of Texas Coneflower Rudbeckia texana can be seen in the distance. Coastal Prairie mist lingers.
Date Taken: 2010-08-05
NPIN Image Id: 36937

Image Verification

This image has been verified.
By: Joseph A. Marcus
Date: 2013-12-05

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