Sorghastrum nutans


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Sorghastrum nutans

toxic plant in family Poaceae; causes cyanide poisoning.
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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.
In these fields Sorghastrum nutans, Andropogon gerardii, Schizachyrium scoparium, and Panicum virgatum were the dominant grasses while Solidago canadensis was the dominant forb.
6 Associated species Ambrosia artemisiifolia Aster pilosus Festuca arundinacea Poa pratensis Rubus allegheniensis Sorghastrum nutans Schizachyrium scoparium/ Solidago canadenses Community (3 transects) Total species 35 Species/plot 4.
curtipendula, Panicum virgatum, Sorghastrum nutans, Sporobolus
identified Bouteloua curtipendula and Sorghastrum nutans as significant
Andropogon gerardii (big bluestem), Sorghastrum nutans (Indiangrass), and Panicum virgatum (switchgrass) were more frequent at NMP than at SCP.
Benomyl applications resulted in a significant decrease in the percent cover of the dominant warm-season grasses Andropogon gerardii, Sorghastrum nutans, and A.
Those species that decreased in benomyl-treated plots (Andropogon gerardii, Sorghastrum nutans, and A.
2 and was dominated by Sorghastrum nutans and Andropogon gerardii as well as the annual weed Setaria faberi (giant foxtail).
This mouse was collected in grasslands with medium to tall grasses including Andropogon gerardii, Panicum virgatum, Tripsacum dactyloides, Sorghastrum nutans, and Sporobolus airoides.
On both prairies the dominant grass was Schizachyrium scoparium (little bluestem) with Sorghastrum nutans (Indian grass) ranging from fifth to eight in I.
6), followed by Sorghastrum nutans (Indian grass) and Bouteloua curtipendula (side-oats grama) with IVs of 22.