Family - Poaceae Stems :The shaded areas on the map indicates where the genus has been observed in the United States. Click...habit-- Sorghastrum nutans is an herbaceous perennial bunchgrass (do not be fooled by this picture...Node of stem. Leaves :Arrow shows ligule. Inflorescence : N/A Flowers :flowers--notice the elongate anthers typical of many grassesFlowering - September - October. Habitat - Flatwoods, sandhills, sandy woods. Origin - Native to...Leaf sheath.The shaded areas on the map indicates where the species has been observed in the United States....fruits in Fallfruits closeup--the fruits have long awns (the thin pointy structures that arise from the top of the...Roger L. Hammerinflorescence in early FallPhotographs taken at Fort Benning, GA., 10-9-05. Thumbnail Page Species ListFlowering plant.Terra Technologies has completed numerous projects successfully establishing native Midwestern...Flowering plant.Medium ResolutionImage Information Photographer: Strickland, Sam C. County: Hays State: TX Location Notes: Friendship...Vector Image (137 KB) only available for download by registered users - NB Registration is quick and...Closeup of the flowers.Upright clumps of slender, blue-green leaves 24-36 inches tall turn golden yellow in the fall. In...Image Information Photographer: Unknown, NPSOT State: TX Accession date: 1989-02-14 Filename:...Image Information Photographer: Marcus, Joseph A. City: Austin County: Travis State: TX Location...Flowering plant.Image Information Photographer: Marcus, Joseph A. City: Austin County: Travis State: TX Location...Image Information Photographer: Flaigg, Norman G. County: Payne State: OK Accession date: 1999-02-25...Image Information Photographer: Simpson, Benny Accession date: 2005-10-10 Filename: PCD3949_IMG0015...(Range map provided courtesy of the USDA website and is displayed here in accordance with their...Typical Indian Grass plant. This one is flowering.