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American Sloughgrass
Beckmannia syzigachne
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Also known as - Slough Grass.

Native to Alberta. Annual.

General Description

By Gustave J. Yaki

Native across much of N. America; Asia. Common. Stems, stout, light green, 3-10dm tall. Leaves, blades flat, 3-10mm wide, firm, rough to the touch; sheaths loose, overlapping; collars (ligules) 5-8mm long. Flowers, a narrow, crowded flattish panicle; spikelets 1-flowered, 3mm long; ............ Habitat: low wet ground. nWeas.N50.59.799/W114.08.636: sWeas.N50.59.210/W114.09.411.

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Recent American Sloughgrass Reports in Alberta


Abundance Location Reporter Date
Present Weaselhead/Glenmore Pk Gernigswald 1996/07/09
Present Weaselhead/Glenmore Pk Gernigswald 1980/06/28

American Sloughgrass Hotspots in Alberta

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