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Commons' Panic Grass

Dichanthelium commonsianum



Member of the grass family. Hairs on stems and lower side of blades. Stems are tan, blades are light green. Spikelets are also green but have some purple near the base.

Plant Overview:

Other Common Names:Commons' Rosette Grass
Plant Family:Poaceae
Plant Duration:Perennial
Plant Type:Graminoids/Grasses
Bloom Time:Vernal and autumnul: May to October
Fruit Timing:Vernal and autumnal: May to October
Global and State Rank:G5, SNR
Commercially available landscape plant?No
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Moisture:Dry
Light Needs:
Opitmal Light:Sun to partial shade
Light Range:Partial Shade, Sun
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Dry

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