Photos of Andropogon-gerardii-~-big-bluestem

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Andropogon gerardii ~ big bluestem



  • FAC

  • Michigan C Value: 5

  • also known as "turkey foot"

  • joint on stem is smooth with bluish–purple node

  • ligule is a bunch of membranes

  • spikelets 3–forked

  • predominant of tallgrass prairie

  • can be in fens and wet meadows

  • native

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