Sorghastrum nutans


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Related to Sorghastrum nutans: Schizachyrium scoparium, Andropogon gerardii, Elymus canadensis

Sorghastrum nutans

toxic plant in family Poaceae; causes cyanide poisoning.
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In these fields Sorghastrum nutans, Andropogon gerardii, Schizachyrium scoparium, and Panicum virgatum were the dominant grasses while Solidago canadensis was the dominant forb.
curtipendula, Panicum virgatum, Sorghastrum nutans, Sporobolus
tenuis (path rush), Sorghastrum nutans, Equisetum arvense (common horsetail), and Carex scoparia (weak stellate sedge).
This early settlement community, as described by White and Madany (1978), was dominated mostly by tall grasses, particularly Andropogon gerardii, Sorghastrum nutans, along with the shorter Sporobolus heterolepis.
2 and was dominated by Sorghastrum nutans and Andropogon gerardii as well as the annual weed Setaria faberi (giant foxtail).
Andropogon gerardii (big bluestem), Sorghastrum nutans (Indiangrass), and Panicum virgatum (switchgrass) were more frequent at NMP than at SCP.
Dominant herbaceous vegetation of Sorghastrum nutans, Andropogon gerardii, and Schizachyrium scoparius; diversity of forbs such as Eryngium yuccifolium, Helianthus mollis, Gentiana quinquefolia, and Liatris aspera.
Also, Schizachyrium scoparium and Sorghastrum nutans are the most abundant grasses while Andropogon gerardii is apparently a minor component (Edgin et al.
Bothriochloa barbinodis, Schizachyrium scoparium, and Sorghastrum nutans.
On both prairies the dominant grass was Schizachyrium scoparium (little bluestem) with Sorghastrum nutans (Indian grass) ranging from fifth to eight in I.
Late-successional grasses (yellow Indiangrass Sorghastrum nutans, little bluestem Schizachyrium scoparium, and side-oats grama Bouteloua curtipendula are present but not abundant.
Abundant plants in the prairie habitats included warm season bunch grasses such as Indian grass, Sorghastrum nutans (L.