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Andropogon glomeratus

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Kingdom  Plantae
Family  Poaceae
Scientific name  Andropogon glomeratus
Rank  Species
Order  Poales
Genus  Andropogon
Higher classification  Andropogon
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Similar  Andropogon, Grasses, Andropogon virginicus, Andropogon ternarius, Andropogon gerardi

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Andropogon glomeratus is a species of grass known by the common names bushy bluestem and bushy beardgrass. This grass reaches heights approaching two meters (6 feet) and has large, fluffy cream-colored inflorescences. Each dense, tufted inflorescence has several pairs of hairy spikelets. The leaves may reach over a meter in length. This bunchgrass is native to the Americas, where it is widespread. It has also naturalized in other areas.

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It is cultivated as an ornamental grass. This species also has potential as a noxious weed and is easily spread via seed contamination. It is a pest plant in Hawaii, where it has been documented on the island of Kaua‘i.

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