Looks like some kind of grass?

Asked June 19, 2020, 7:14 PM EDT

Hi, I found a clump of this, see attached photo, and I can't seem to identify it, is this something you can help me with? Thanks - John

Montgomery County Maryland

1 Response

Hi - This looks like deertongue or another grass in the Dichanthelium genus.
https://www.marylandbiodiversity.com/view/3976
There are 38 species of Dichanthelium in Maryland, many of them native to this area. You can explore them further using the Maryland Biodiversity Project website.
https://www.marylandbiodiversity.com/viewChecklist.php?genus=Dichanthelium.

Christa