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Spartina alterniflora
smooth cordgrass Grass Family
Spartina alterniflora Poaceae
common names
  smooth cordgrass
  Atlantic cordgrass
  saltmarsh cordgrass
  salt marsh cordgrass
accepted scientific name
  Spartina alterniflora Loisel.
rules for finding collection records
  Spartina alterniflora (837)
family name
Image Author: ©2006 John R. Gwaltney,Southeastern Flora
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed 3rd week of May thru end of November
Invasive in OR, WA. Noxious weed in OR.

How Likely at this Location (25%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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Salt Marsh
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