Plants of USA and Canada

Cenchrus gracillimus Nash



PLANT PROFILE  : (*)

Name: Cenchrus gracillimus Nash
Nomencl. ref.: Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 22: 300. 1895

Rank: species


Common names

US name U.S. name: slender sandbur
en English name: slender sandbur
Spanish name: guizazo

Grown habit: Graminoid
Duration: Perennial
 

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Cenchrus gracillimus
Cenchrus gracillimus
Hitchcock, A.S. (rev. A. Chase). 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States. Washington, DC. - Non-Copyrighted Image


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(*) Source: USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA
 

 




Distribution in USA and Canada

USA (AL, FL, GA, MS), USA+ (PR)

Distributional map for Cenchrus gracillimus Nash
Map for Cenchrus gracillimus Nash
USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA


TAXONOMY

Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
Superdivision: Spermatophyta
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Subclass: Commelinidae
Order: Cyperales
Family: Poaceae


Genus: Cenchrus


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