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Common Name: Plains Lovegrass

Species Name: Eragrostis intermedia

Plant Type: Grasses & Grass-like

Family Name: Poaceae, Grass Family

Tribe: Eragrostideae, Lovegrass Tribe



Plant Facts  
Origin Native
Duration Perennial
Season Warm
Distribution in the U.S. Prairies in south-central U.S in Missouri, Kansas, Texas and into New Mexico; Florida and Arizona have populations as well
Distribution in Oklahoma Eastern half of the state



ID Characteristics



Soil Type Deep, well-drained rocky, sandy, loam, clay
Habitat Tall and mixed-grass prairies
Successional Stage Mid to late


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