VARIABLE PANICGRASS

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VARIABLE PANICGRASS suitable for counties:
ALABAMA: Bibb, Butler, Calhoun, Cleburne, Conecuh, Coosa, Dallas, Elmore, Greene, Hale, Jackson, Jefferson, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Lee, Madison, Marion, Marshall, Mobile, Monroe, Morgan, Randolph, Shelby, St. Clair, Talladega, Tallapoosa, Tuscaloosa, Wilcox
CONNECTICUT: Fairfield, Hartford, Litchfield, Middlesex, New Haven, New London, Windham
ARKANSAS: Arkansas, Ashley, Benton, Bradley, Carroll, Chicot, Clay, Cleburne, Cleveland, Columbia, Conway, Craighead, Crittenden, Cross, Drew, Faulkner, Franklin, Fulton, Garland, Grant, Greene, Hempstead, Hot Spring, Independence, Izard, Jefferson, Johnson, Lafayette, Lawrence, Lincoln, Little River, Miller, Montgomery, Nevada, Newton, Ouachita, Poinsett, Polk, Pulaski, Randolph, Saline, Searcy, Sebastian, Sevier, Sharp, St. Francis, Stone, Union, Washington
DELAWARE: New Castle, Sussex
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: District of Columbia
GEORGIA: Baker, Bartow, Burke, Calhoun, Camden, Carroll, Chatham, Cherokee, Clarke, Clay, Dade, Dawson, Decatur, DeKalb, Early, Echols, Elbert, Floyd, Glynn, Harris, Hart, Heard, Liberty, Lincoln, Long, McIntosh, Montgomery, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Paulding, Randolph, Screven, Spalding, Thomas, Tift, Upson, Walker, Walton, Whitfield, Wilkes, Wilkinson
FLORIDA: Alachua, Bradford, Brevard, Broward, Calhoun, Charlotte, Citrus, Clay, Collier, Columbia, DeSoto, Dixie, Duval, Escambia, Flagler, Franklin, Gadsden, Gilchrist, Glades, Hamilton, Hendry, Hernando, Highlands, Hillsborough, Jackson, Jefferson, Lafayette, Lake, Lee, Leon, Levy, Liberty, Madison, Manatee, Marion, Martin, Monroe, Nassau, Okaloosa, Okeechobee, Orange, Osceola, Palm Beach, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Putnam, Seminole, St. Johns, St. Lucie, Sumter, Taylor, Union, Volusia, Wakulla, Walton
INDIANA: Bartholomew, Brown, Clark, Crawford, Daviess, Dubois, Floyd, Harrison, Jackson, Jefferson, Jennings, Lawrence, Martin, Monroe, Orange, Perry, Pike, Porter, Putnam, Ripley, Scott
ILLINOIS: Alexander, Clark, Gallatin, Hardin, Jackson, Johnson, Massac, Pope, Pulaski, Union, Washington, Williamson
LOUISIANA: Acadia, Allen, Ascension, Assumption, Avoyelles, Beauregard, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Calcasieu, Caldwell, Cameron, Catahoula, Claiborne, Concordia, De Soto, East Baton Rouge, East Carroll, East Feliciana, Evangeline, Franklin, Grant, Iberia, Iberville, Jackson, Jefferson, Jefferson Davis, La Salle, Lafayette, Lincoln, Livingston, Madison, Morehouse, Natchitoches, Orleans, Ouachita, Plaquemines, Pointe Coupee, Rapides, Red River, Richland, Sabine, St Bernard, St. Charles, St. Helena, St. James, St. John the Baptist, St. Landry, St. Martin, St. Mary, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Tensas, Terrebonne, Union, Vermilion, Vernon, Washington, Webster, West Baton Rouge, West Carroll, West Feliciana, Winn
KENTUCKY: Anderson, Ballard, Barren, Bath, Bell, Boyle, Breathitt, Bullitt, Caldwell, Calloway, Carlisle, Casey, Christian, Clark, Clay, Edmonson, Elliott, Estill, Fayette, Fleming, Garrard, Hart, Hopkins, Jessamine, Johnson, Knott, Laurel, Lee, Leslie, Letcher, Logan, Lyon, Madison, Marshall, McCracken, McCreary, McLean, Menifee, Montgomery, Nelson, Perry, Powell, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Rowan, Trigg, Wayne, Whitley, Wolfe
MARYLAND: All counties
MASSACHUSETTS: Barnstable, Berkshire, Dukes, Essex, Middlesex, Norfolk, Worcester
MICHIGAN: Allegan, Berrien, Ingham, Kalamazoo, Kent, Muskegon, Ottawa, Wayne
MAINE: All counties
MISSISSIPPI: Adams, Amite, Attala, Benton, Carroll, Chickasaw, Clarke, Coahoma, DeSoto, Forrest, Franklin, George, Hancock, Harrison, Hinds, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Jefferson Davis, Kemper, Lafayette, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Leflore, Madison, Marshall, Montgomery, Newton, Panola, Pearl River, Perry, Pike, Scott, Sharkey, Smith, Stone, Tate, Tishomingo, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Webster, Wilkinson, Winston, Yazoo
MISSOURI: Audrain, Barry, Barton, Bollinger, Boone, Butler, Cape Girardeau, Carter, Cedar, Christian, Dent, Douglas, Dunklin, Franklin, Howell, Jasper, Laclede, Madison, McDonald, Mississippi, Oregon, Pemiscot, Phelps, Polk, Reynolds, Ripley, Shannon, St. Francois, St. Louis, Ste. Genevieve, Stoddard, Stone, Texas, Vernon, Washington, Wayne
NEW JERSEY: Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, Hunterdon, Monmouth, Ocean, Passaic, Salem, Sussex, Warren
NORTH CAROLINA: Alexander, Alleghany, Anson, Ashe, Avery, Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Carteret, Caswell, Chatham, Cherokee, Chowan, Clay, Cleveland, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Dare, Davidson, Duplin, Edgecombe, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Gates, Graham, Granville, Greene, Guilford, Halifax, Haywood, Henderson, Hertford, Hyde, Iredell, Jackson, Johnston, Jones, Lee, Lenoir, Macon, Madison, Martin, McDowell, Mitchell, Moore, Nash, Northampton, Onslow, Orange, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Person, Pitt, Polk, Randolph, Robeson, Rockingham, Rowan, Sampson, Scotland, Stokes, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Tyrrell, Wake, Washington, Watauga, Wayne, Wilkes, Yancey
OHIO: Adams, Athens, Carroll, Columbiana, Cuyahoga, Fairfield, Gallia, Guernsey, Hocking, Jackson, Jefferson, Lake, Lawrence, Ross, Scioto, Trumbull, Tuscarawas
NEW YORK: Bronx, Erie, Nassau, New York, Oneida, Orange, Oswego, Queens, Richmond, Schuyler, Suffolk, Sullivan, Tioga, Tompkins, Ulster, Westchester
PENNSYLVANIA: Allegheny, Armstrong, Bedford, Berks, Blair, Bucks, Butler, Carbon, Centre, Chester, Clinton, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Fayette, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Huntingdon, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Monroe, Montgomery, Northampton, Perry, Philadelphia, Pike, Schuylkill, Snyder, Union, Venango, Warren, Wayne, Westmoreland, York
OKLAHOMA: All counties
SOUTH CAROLINA: Abbeville, Aiken, Allendale, Anderson, Bamberg, Barnwell, Berkeley, Calhoun, Charleston, Cherokee, Chester, Chesterfield, Clarendon, Colleton, Darlington, Dillon, Dorchester, Edgefield, Fairfield, Florence, Georgetown, Greenwood, Horry, Jasper, Kershaw, Laurens, Lee, Lexington, Marion, McCormick, Oconee, Orangeburg, Pickens, Richland, Saluda, Spartanburg, Sumter, Union, Williamsburg, York
RHODE ISLAND: Providence, Washington
TEXAS: Anderson, Angelina, Brazos, Cherokee, Dallas, Fort Bend, Hardin, Harris, Houston, Jasper, Leon, Liberty, Madison, Montgomery, Nacogdoches, Newton, Orange, Panola, Polk, Red River, Robertson, Sabine, San Jacinto, Shelby, Smith, Trinity, Tyler, Walker, Washington
TENNESSEE: Anderson, Bedford, Bledsoe, Blount, Bradley, Campbell, Cannon, Carroll, Cheatham, Chester, Claiborne, Cocke, Coffee, Crockett, Cumberland, Davidson, Decatur, DeKalb, Dickson, Dyer, Fayette, Fentress, Franklin, Giles, Grainger, Greene, Grundy, Hamilton, Hardin, Hawkins, Haywood, Humphreys, Jackson, Johnson, Knox, Lake, Lauderdale, Lewis, Loudon, Marion, Maury, McMinn, McNairy, Meigs, Monroe, Montgomery, Morgan, Obion, Overton, Pickett, Polk, Putnam, Rhea, Roane, Rutherford, Sevier, Shelby, Stewart, Sumner, Tipton, Unicoi, Union, Van Buren, Washington, Wayne, Weakley, White, Williamson, Wilson
WEST VIRGINIA: Barbour, Berkeley, Braxton, Cabell, Calhoun, Fayette, Greenbrier, Hampshire, Hardy, Harrison, Jefferson, Kanawha, Lincoln, Marion, McDowell, Mercer, Mineral, Monongalia, Morgan, Nicholas, Pendleton, Pocahontas, Preston, Raleigh, Summers, Tucker, Tyler, Upshur, Wayne, Webster, Wirt, Wyoming
VIRGINIA: Accomack, Albemarle, Alleghany, Amelia, Appomattox, Arlington, Augusta, Bath, Bedford, Bland, Brunswick, Buchanan, Buckingham, Campbell, Caroline, Carroll, Charles City, Charlotte, Chesapeake, Chesterfield, Clarke, Craig, Culpeper, Cumberland, Dickenson, Dinwiddie, Essex, Fairfax, Fauquier, Floyd, Fluvanna, Franklin, Frederick, Giles, Gloucester, Goochland, Grayson, Greensville, Halifax, Hampton, Hanover, Henrico, Henry, Isle of Wight, James City, King and Queen, King George, King William, Lancaster, Lee, Loudoun, Louisa, Lunenburg, Madison, Mathews, Mecklenburg, Middlesex, Montgomery, Nelson, New Kent, Newport News, Northampton, Northumberland, Nottoway, Orange, Page, Patrick, Powhatan, Prince Edward, Prince George, Prince William, Pulaski, Rappahannock, Richmond, Roanoke, Rockbridge, Rockingham, Scott, Shenandoah, Smyth, Southampton, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Suffolk, Surry, Sussex, Tazewell, Virginia Beach, Warren, Washington, Westmoreland, Wise, Wythe, York

Variable panicgrass belongs to family of poaceae plants, its species name is commutatum. This plant grows actively in summer. Variable panicgrass has green foliage and bears green colored flowers. Variable panicgrass booms in summer.The plant grows in erect form. Variable panicgrass is a fast growing plant, a mature Variable panicgrass can grow up to 4.9 feet. This plant is some what tolerant to draught conditions.

Active Growth Period : Summer Flower Color : Green
Foliage Color : Green Growth Form : Bunch
Growth Rate : Rapid Height, Mature (feet) : 4.9
Drought Tolerance : Medium Frost Free Days, Minimum : 120
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -28 Palatable Human : No
Bloom Period : Summer
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Reproduction

Bloom Period : Summer Commercial Availability : No Known Source
Fruit/Seed Abundance : Low Fruit/Seed Period Begin : Summer
Fruit/Seed Period End : Fall Fruit/Seed Persistence : No
Propogated by Bare Root : No Propogated by Bulbs : No
Propogated by Container : No Propogated by Corms : No
Propogated by Cuttings : No Propogated by Seed : Yes
Propogated by Sod : No Propogated by Sprigs : No
Propogated by Tubers : No Seeds per Pound : 210000
Seed Spread Rate : Slow Seedling Vigor : Medium
Small Grain : No Vegetative Spread Rate : None

Use

Berry/Nut/Seed Product : No Christmas Tree Product : No
Fodder Product : No Fuelwood Product : - -
Lumber Product : No Naval Store Product : No
Nursery Stock Product : No Palatable Browse Animal : Medium
Palatable Graze Animal : Medium Palatable Human : No
Post Product : No Protein Potential : - -
Pulpwood Product : No Veneer Product : No

Physiology

Active Growth Period : Summer After Harvest Regrowth Rate : Slow
Bloat : None C:N Ratio : - -
Coppice Potential : No Fall Conspicuous : No
Fire Resistance : No Flower Color : Green
Flower Conspicuous : No Foliage Color : Green
Foliage Porosity Summer : Porous Foliage Porosity Winter : Porous
Foliage Texture : Fine Fruit Color : Yellow
Fruit Conspicuous : No Growth Form : Bunch
Growth Rate : Rapid Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : - -
Height, Mature (feet) : 4.9 Known Allelopath : No
Leaf Retention : No Lifespan : Short
Low Growing Grass : No Nitrogen Fixation : None
Resprout Ability : No Shape and Orientation : Erect
Toxicity : None

Growth Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : Yes Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : Yes
Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : No Anaerobic Tolerance : None
CaCO3 Tolerance : Medium Cold Stratification Required : No
Drought Tolerance : Medium Fertility Requirement : Low
Fire Tolerance : None Frost Free Days, Minimum : 120
Hedge Tolerance : None Moisture Use : Low
pH (Minimum) : 4.0 pH (Maximum) : 6.5
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : - - Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : - -
Precipitation (Minimum) : 60 Precipitation (Maximum) : 60
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 4 Salinity Tolerance : None
Shade Tolerance : Intermediate Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -28

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variable panicgrass
USDA NRCS. Wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide to plant species. USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service. Provided by NRCS National Wetland Team, Fort Worth, TX.
variable panicgrass
Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 1: 161. Courtesy of Kentucky Native Plant Society. Scanned by Omnitek Inc.
variable panicgrass
Hitchcock, A.S. (rev. A. Chase). 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States. USDA Miscellaneous Publication No. 200. Washington, DC. 1950.
variable panicgrass
Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 1: 161. Courtesy of Kentucky Native Plant Society. Scanned by Omnitek Inc.
variable panicgrass
Hitchcock, A.S. (rev. A. Chase). 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States. USDA Miscellaneous Publication No. 200. Washington, DC. 1950.
variable panicgrass
Hitchcock, A.S. (rev. A. Chase). 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States. USDA Miscellaneous Publication No. 200. Washington, DC. 1950.
variable panicgrass
Hitchcock, A.S. (rev. A. Chase). 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States. USDA Miscellaneous Publication No. 200. Washington, DC. 1950.
variable panicgrass
Hitchcock, A.S. (rev. A. Chase). 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States. USDA Miscellaneous Publication No. 200. Washington, DC. 1950.

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