Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

  Chasmanthium latifolium (Michx.) H.O.Yates image
Photographer: Robert W. Freckmann           

Botanical Illustration

Botanical Illustration
Family Poaceae
Chasmanthium latifolium (Michx.) H.O.Yates
broad-leaf chasmanthium, Indian wood oats, wild oats
Chasmanthium: Greek chasme, "gaping" and anthe, "flower"
latifolium: Latin for "wide to broad leaves"
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Status: Introduced - adventive
Plant: perennial, 3'-4' tall grass
Flower: blooms Aug.-Oct.
Habitat: full sun, shade; dry to moderate moisture; in loamy soil

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Flora of North America  (off site)
Uniola latifolia Michx.

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