Calflora
Taxon  Report   347 
Andropogon virginicus  L.  var. virginicus 
Broomsedge bluestem
Andropogon virginicus var. virginicus
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
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Andropogon virginicus var. virginicus
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Andropogon virginicus var. virginicus
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Andropogon virginicus var. virginicus, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Andropogon virginicus var. virginicus
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Andropogon
Parent Record Andropogon virginicus
Communities:
weed, characteristic of disturbed places, wetland-riparian
Habitat: disturbed
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Anatherum virginicum bvar. tetrastachyum
PLANTS: Andropogon virginicus var. tetrastachyus
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Jepson eFlora

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 23, 2017).

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