Dichanthelium ensifolium subsp. ensifolium

Treatment appears in FNA Volume 25. Treatment on page 438.

Cauline sheaths glabrous; ligules 0.2-1 mm; blades usually puberulent abaxially, glabrous or, occasionally, pubescent adaxially.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

"decumbent" is not a number."elongated" is not a number.

pilose +  and puberulent +
pilose +  and glabrous +
anatomy +  and kranz +
Mary E. Barkworth +
(Baldwin ex Elliott) Gould +
1 (?) +  and 3 (?) +
keeled +  and rounded +
well-differentiated +
pseudopetiolate +  and branching +
divergent +  and parallel +
intravaginal +, extravaginal +, branching +  and basal +
constricted +
disarticulating +  and pseudopetiolate +
non-radiate +  and radiate +
distinct +
1.5 cm15 mm <br />0.015 m <br /> (3.5 cm35 mm <br />0.035 m <br />) +
pubescent +, , +, glabrous +  and puberulent +
ovate +  and lanceolate +
1.5 cm15 mm <br />0.015 m <br /> (6 cm60 mm <br />0.06 m <br />) +
thin;1.5mm;4mm +
scabridulous +
spikelike +
not developed +
terete +  and compressed +
usually distinctly longer and narrower +
sometimes longer +
branching +  and branched +
decumbent +  and sprawling +
10 cm100 mm <br />0.1 m <br /> (40 cm400 mm <br />0.4 m <br />) +
spreading +, reclining +  and erect +
pubescent +  and glabrous +
geniculate +
5 cm50 mm <br />0.05 m <br /> (150 cm1,500 mm <br />1.5 m <br />) +
0.02 cm0.2 mm <br />2.0e-4 m <br /> (0.08 cm0.8 mm <br />8.0e-4 m <br />) +
Minn. +, Conn. +, N.J. +, N.Y. +, Wash. +, Ala. +, Mich. +, N.C. +, Pa. +, Puerto Rico +, S.C. +, W.Va. +, Ark. +, Iowa +, Kans. +, Mo. +, N.Dak. +, Nebr. +, Okla. +, S.Dak. +, Del. +, D.C +, Wis. +, Alta. +, B.C. +, Man. +, N.B. +, Nfld. and Labr. (Labr.) +, N.S. +, Ont. +, P.E.I. +, Que. +, Sask. +, Pacific Islands (Hawaii) +, Md. +, Mass. +, Maine +, N.H. +, R.I. +, Vt. +, Fla. +, Wyo. +, Miss. +, Ariz. +, N.Mex. +, Tex. +, La. +, Ga. +, Tenn. +, Calif. +, Nev. +, Colo. +, Ill. +, Ind. +, Va. +, Idaho +, Ohio +, Utah +, Mont. +, Oreg. +  and Ky. +
capillary +
germination +
pistillate +  and staminate +
sometimes longer +
compressed +  and terete +
shorter or longer +
subtending +
unequal +
membranous +
uncinate +
0.1 cm1 mm <br />0.001 m <br /> (0.5 cm5 mm <br />0.005 m <br />) +
Oval (?) +  and Round (?) +
bracteate +  and ebracteate +
solid +  and hollow +
pubescent +  and glabrous +
cauline +  and basal +
coriaceous +
0.02 cm0.2 mm <br />2.0e-4 m <br /> (0.1 cm1 mm <br />0.001 m <br />) +
membranous +
inconspicuous +
obtuse +  and acute +
white-cartilaginous +
scabridulous +
complex +  and simple +
concealed +  and prominent +
bearded +  and glabrous +
2 +  and 1 +
subterranean +
dry +  and fleshy +
1.5 cm15 mm <br />0.015 m <br /> (4 cm40 mm <br />0.04 m <br />) +
pilose +  and glabrous +
in triplets +  and paired +
yellow-green +  and purplish +
glabrous +  and puberulent +
1 +  and 60 +
unisexual +  and bisexual +
obtuse +, subacute +, ellipsoid +  and obovoid +
0.12 cm1.2 mm <br />0.0012 m <br /> (0.15 cm1.5 mm <br />0.0015 m <br />) +
1 (?) +  and 3 (?) +
fused +  and free +
2 (?) +  and 3 (?) +
dome--shaped +  and triangular +
Panicum ensifolium +  and Panicum dichotomum var. ensifolium +
Dichanthelium ensifolium subsp. ensifolium +
Dichanthelium ensifolium +
subspecies +
membranous +
0.11 cm1.1 mm <br />0.0011 m <br /> (0.14 cm1.4 mm <br />0.0014 m <br />) +
acute +  and ellipsoid +
0 cm0 mm <br />0 m <br /> (0.1 cm1 mm <br />0.001 m <br />) +
usually slightly shorter +
chartaceous-indurate +
plant +  and cespitose +
aquatic +  and terrestrial +
dioecious +, monoecious +  and synoecious +