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View USF Tampa Plant Record: Eragrostis elliottii

Scientific Name Eragrostis elliottii
Common Name Elliot's Love Grass
Family Poaceae
Info "warm-season, clump-forming grass with thin, blue-green leaves that grow 2-3 feet tall" "* has large open, panicles with tiny flower cluster that are silvery-blue-green to whitish in color that are on stems 3-4 feet tall" "* leaves and inflorescences sway in the breeze (hence the name)" *" prefers dry, well-drained soils, for more compact growth" "* winter color is tan-gray"
Found By Grayson Conklin
Date Found 2015/10/09
Native native
Links hhttp://courses.missouristate.edu/pbtrewatha/wind_dancer_lovegrass.htm
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