Wild Florida Photo - Panicum virgatum - Switchgrass

Panicum virgatum


Florida native

Volusia Co. FL 07/17/05
Volusia Co. FL 07/21/05
Volusia Co. FL 07/21/05

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A frequent grass of flatwoods, beaches, fresh and brackish marshes and ruderal sites throughout much of Florida except for some mostly inland counties. The range extends throughout all of the continental United States except for the Pacific coast states, and is also found in Hawaii.


Panicum virgatum is a member of the Poaceae - Grass family.

Other species of the Panicum genus in the Wild Florida Photo database:
  Panicum abscissum - CUTTHROATGRASS

Date record last modified: Aug 07, 2016

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