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Northern Wildrice (Zizania palustris)

Northern Wildrice (Zizania Palustris) http://www.sagebud.com/northern-wildrice-zizania-palustris/
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Zizania Palustris, or more commonly know as Northern Wildrice, is a graminoid of the genus Zizania. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Zizania Palustris or Northern Wildrice's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Vermont, Washington and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Zizania
  • Family: Poaceae
  • Order: Cyperales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual
  • Growth Habit: Graminoid
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (N)




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