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Wiregrass grown from seeds obtained on Florida flatwood and sandhill sites
Author(s): R. Kalmbacher, J. Norcini, T. Pittman, S. Pfaff and F. Martin
Journal: Native Plants Journal
Article Topic(s): Ecotype,Provenance
Research Setting(s): Sandhill,Pine,Longleaf pine
Species Referenced: Aristida beyrichiana (Beyrich threeawn),
AbstractResearches the survival and growth of Aristida stricta var. beyrichiana planted in a site different than where it originated. Plants from flatwood sites were able to grow on sandhill sites and vice versa, although results varied by population.
Suggested CitationR. Kalmbacher, J. Norcini, T. Pittman, S. Pfaff and F. Martin. "Wiregrass grown from seeds obtained on Florida flatwood and sandhill sites." Native Plants Journal 5.2 (2004): 123-130.