Plants of the Florida Keys · Plants by Conservation Areas · Plants by Habitat
Quick Search · Advanced Search · Go to the FISF

Please scroll to the bottom for more images.


Floristic Inventory of the Florida Keys Database Online

Axonopus furcatus (Flüggé) Hitchc.
Big carpetgrass

Family: Poaceae

Group: Monocot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Southeastern United States and Cuba.

IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status: Apparently Secure

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Native

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Not Cultivated

FISF Comments: Click on the Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants link below for more images.

FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence: A Doubtfull Record

Florida Keys History and Distribution: Not reported for the Florida Keys by John Kunkel Small in 1913. Reported only from Curry Hammock State Park (Florida Park Service, 1997). Perhaps a misidentification of Paspalum setaceum.

NEW LINKS TO FLORISTIC WEBSITES





Axonopus furcatus
Copyright by: Shirley Denton

Other data on Axonopus furcatus available from :
Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants
Axonopus furcatus has been reported from the following conservation area in the FLORIDA KEYS :
Occurrence Native Status
Curry Hammock State Park A Doubtfull Record






All Images:

Axonopus furcatus
Copyright by: Shirley Denton
Axonopus furcatus
Copyright by: Keith A. Bradley