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Vascular Plant Herbarium

Vascular Plant Database Genus Results

Category: Monocots
Family Name: Poaceae


Saccharum - [maps | photos]

             • Erianthus alopecuroides (L.) Ell.
  • Saccharum baldwinii Spreng.
    NWI TN: Obligate Wetland
    Common Name: narrow plume grass
             • Erianthus strictus Ell.
             • Erianthus contortus Ell.
  • Saccharum giganteum (Walt.) Pers.
    NWI TN: Facultative Wetland
    Common Name: sugarcane plume grass, sugar cane
             • Erianthus giganteus (Walt.) Beauv.
             • Erianthus giganteus (Walt.) Beauv.

*Non-native taxon known to be naturalized in Tennessee
All names & statuses follow the Guide to the Vascular Plants of Tennessee (2015).
Click here for a description of rare, threatened, or endangered (RTE) status & National Wetland Indicator (NWI) status.
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