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giant reed
Phragmites australis
giant reed Grass Family
Phragmites australis Poaceae
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English common names
  •giant reed
  •carrizo
accepted scientific name
  •Phragmites australis (Cav.) Trin. ex Steud.
rules for finding collection records
  •Phragmites australis (91)
  •Phragmites communis (1)
family name
  •Poaceae
Image Author: ©2005-2015 John Hilty, Illinois Wildflowers
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed 2nd week of November thru 1st week of May

How Likely at this Location (36%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
base map where plant found
mag select

Riparian
Wetland
Disturbed
grid lines base