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Anthaenantia rufa (Purple silkyscale )
Fannon, Carolyn

Anthaenantia rufa

Anthaenantia rufa (Nutt.) Schult.

Purple Silkyscale

Poaceae (Grass Family)

Synonym(s): Anthenantia rufa

USDA Symbol: ANRU

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like

Distribution

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

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACW 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.

Additional resources

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

Metadata

Record Modified: 2014-02-25
Research By: JAM

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