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Digital Herbaria

Dichanthelium aciculare

Dichanthelium aciculare (Desv. ex Poir.) Gould & C.A. Clark

Needleleaf Rosette Grass

Poaceae (Grass Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), PR (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Dichanthelium aciculare

Rosette Grass


Location: Mitchell Lake, Polder #2.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Full sun; damp, clay soil, among other Poaceae.

Description: Tufted culms to 60 cm, unbranched. Sheaths pilose at throat & down margins. Blades flat, to 8 mm x 22 cm, pilose on both surfaces. Ligule hirsute. Panicle to 30 cm tall. Spikes to 9 cm, ascending. Spikelets 1.5x 2.5 mm.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: May 30, 1992
Specimen number: 430

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0643
Accession Date: Feb 22, 1994
Accession Number: 48

Annotations: SXFRB [=Panicum angustifolium] Brachiaria fasciculata (SW. S.T. Blake det. F. R. Waller 5/3/94

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