Serrated Tussock (Nassella trichotoma)

Serrated Tussock (Nassella Trichotoma)
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Nassella Trichotoma, or more commonly know as Serrated Tussock, is a graminoid of the genus Nassella. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Nassella Trichotoma or Serrated Tussock's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Illinois, Kentucky, North Carolina and South Carolina.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Nassella
  • Family: Poaceae
  • Order: Cyperales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Graminoid
  • Native Status: L48 (I)
  • Federal Noxious Status: NW
  • Federal Noxious Common Name: serrated tussock
  • State Noxious Status: AL (CAW) AR (NW) AZ (PNW) CA (Q) FL (NW) MA (P) MN (PNW) NC (CAW) OR (Q) SC (PP) TX (NP) VT (CAW)
  • State Noxious Common Name: AL (serrated tussock) AR (serrated tussock) AZ (serrated tussock) CA (serrated tussock) FL (serrated tussock grass) MA (serrated tussock) MN (serrated tussock) NC (serrated tussock grass) OR (serrated tussock) SC (serrated tussock) TX (serrated tussock) VT (serrated tussock)
  • PLANTS Invasive Status: STATE US

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