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Dichanthelium aciculare (Needleleaf rosette grass )
San Antonio River Authority

Dichanthelium aciculare

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

Needleleaf Rosette Grass

Poaceae (Grass Family)

Synonym(s): Dichanthelium angustifolium, Dichanthelium fusiforme, Panicum aciculare, Panicum aciculare var. angustifolium, Panicum aciculare var. arenicoloides, Panicum angustifolium, Panicum arenicoloides, Panicum bennettense, Panicum fusiforme, Panicum nemopanthum, Panicum neuranthum, Panicum orthophyllum, Panicum ovinum, Panicum pinetorum

USDA Symbol: DIAC

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

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like

Distribution

USA: AL , AR , DC , DE , FL , GA , IN , KY , LA , MD , MS , NC , NJ , NY , OK , PA , SC , TN , TX , VA , WV

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACU FACU FACU FACU FACU 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.

Herbarium Specimen(s)

NPSOT 0643 Collected May 30, 1992 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe

1 specimen(s) available in the Digital Herbarium

Additional resources

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

Metadata

Record Modified: 2014-04-07
Research By: SET

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