Native Grass mystery?

Karen.in.AtlantaMay 7, 2013

This plant is a volunteer and I would love to know if it's a native?

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esh_ga

I think it's native and I think it's in the genus Panicum. Are the stems hairy?

    Bookmark   May 7, 2013 at 8:27PM
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lycopus(z5 NY)

Based on what appears to be a rosette of smaller leaves at the base I think it is a Dichanthelium sp. (which used to be in the genus Panicum). AFAIK all of the Dichantheliums are native.

    Bookmark   May 7, 2013 at 10:01PM
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