Plant Identification Database:
Gramineae (Grass)
Andropogoneae [Sorghum]
Order: Cyperales; Class: Monocotyledonae

The plant data on this site are a record of Bob Ronnow's field observations
which vary in accuracy and change with experience. For accurate and complete
information please use the links provided for each plant species and family.

Plant Families
Glossary of Botanical Terms

CLASSIFICATION
LEAVES
FLOWERS
FRUIT
STEM
ECOLOGY
CLASSIFICATION
Common Name
Scientific Name
Genus
LV: Attachment
LV: Shape
LV: Edge
LV: Apex/Base
LV: Size/Surface
FL: Petals/Sepals
FL: Color
FL: Arrangement
FL: Size/Season
FL: Stamen/Pistil/Ovary
FR: Type
FR: Color
FR: Size/Season
ST: Type/Size/Growth
ST: Surface/Color
ST: Buds/Roots
EC: Edible
EC: Habitat
EC: Observations
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Other Names
Andropogoneae: LV: FL: 2 florets per spikelet, glumes thicker than lemma, spike or spicate raceme; FR: ST: EC:
2 florets per spikelet, glumes thicker than lemma spike or spicate raceme Andropogoneae: LV: FL: 2 florets per spikelet, glumes thicker than lemma, spike or spicate raceme; FR: ST: EC:
Beardgrass Andropogon scoparius Andropogon Roadside Beardgrass Andropogon scoparius
Little bluestem Schizachyrium scoparium Schizachyrium Little bluestem Schizachyrium scoparium
Sorghum Sorghum vulgare Sorghum Sorghum Sorghum vulgare
Common Name
Scientific Name
Genus
LV: Attachment
LV: Shape
LV: Edge
LV: Apex/Base
LV: Size/Surface
FL: Petals/Sepals
FL: Color
FL: Arrangement
FL: Size/Season
FL: Stamen/Pistil/Ovary
FR: Type
FR: Color
FR: Size/Season
ST: Type/Size/Growth
ST: Surface/Color
ST: Buds/Roots
EC: Edible
EC: Habitat
EC: Observations
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Other Names
CLASSIFICATION
LEAVES
FLOWERS
FRUIT
STEM
ECOLOGY
CLASSIFICATION