Andropogon L.

Common Name: Beard Grass

Family: Poaceae

Published in: Sp. Pl. 2: 1045. 1753.

Other: Andros = man (Gk) pogon = beard. Refers to the silky hairs on the spikelets of some species. Nom. cons. (proposed 1992, entered in code 2006) Type: A. distachyos L. (typ. cons.) Deciduous grasses.

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