Chasmanthium latifolium (Michx.) H.O.Yates  
Family: Poaceae
broad-leaf chasmanthium, Indian wood oats, wild oats
[Uniola latifolia Michx.]
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Etymology: Chasmanthium: Greek chasme, "gaping" and anthe, "flower"
Plants: perennial, 3'-4' tall grass
Flowers: blooms Aug.-Oct.
Habitat: full sun, shade; dry to moderate moisture; in loamy soil
Conservation Status: Introduced - adventive
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Robert W. Freckmann  
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