Arundo donax L.
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Arundo donax
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Arundo donax

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Arundo donax
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Arundo donax

Arundo donax
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Arundo donax

Arundo donax
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Arundo donax

Arundo donax
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Arundo donax

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Kingdom Plantae  
 Phylum Magnoliophyta  
 Class Liliopsida  
 Order Poales  
 Family Poaceae  
 Genus Arundo  
  Arundo donax    L., 1753 
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Synonyms: Aira bengalensis Amphidonax bengalensis Amphidonax bifaria Arundo aegyptia Arundo aegyptiaca Arundo bambusifolia Arundo bengalensis Arundo bifaria Arundo coleotricha Arundo coleotricha barbigera Arundo coleotricha versicolor details
Citation: Flora of Taiwan 2nd ed. 5: 326, 2000. Flora of China Editorial Committee, 2006. Fl. China Vol. 22. Conert, H. J. 1961. Syst. Anat. Arundineae 1–208. CONABIO, 2009. Catálogo taxonómico de especies de México. Cap. nat. México 1.
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Arundo donax L.
giant reed

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General Information
Symbol: ARDO4
Group: Monocot
Family: Poaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Graminoid
Shrub
Subshrub
Native Status : HI   I
L48   I
PB   I,N
PR   I
VI   I
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

Images

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Robert H. Mohlenbrock. USDA NRCS. 1992. Western wetland flora: Field office guide to plant species . West Region, Sacramento. Provided by USDA NRCS Wetland Science Institute (WSI). Usage Requirements .

Robert H. Mohlenbrock. USDA NRCS. 1992. Western wetland flora: Field office guide to plant species . West Region, Sacramento. Provided by USDA NRCS Wetland Science Institute (WSI). Usage Requirements .

©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center (NPDC). Australia, New South Wales, Sydney, Royal Botanic Gardens. March 13, 2002. Usage Requirements .

©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center (NPDC). Australia, New South Wales, Sydney, Royal Botanic Gardens. March 13, 2002. Usage Requirements .

Steve Hurst. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory . Islamic Republic of Iran. Usage Requirements .

©Steven Perkins. USDA NRCS Lockeford PMC (CAPMC) . United States, CA, Riverside Co., Blythe vicinity, Colorado River. November 3, 2003. Usage Requirements .

Mark A. Garland. USA, FL, Brevard Co., Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. June 26, 2003. Usage Requirements .

Mark A. Garland. USA, FL, Brevard Co., Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. June 26, 2003. Usage Requirements .

Mark A. Garland. USA, FL, Brevard Co., Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. June 26, 2003. Usage Requirements .

Mark A. Garland. USA, FL, Brevard Co., Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. June 26, 2003. Usage Requirements .

Hitchcock, A.S. (rev. A. Chase). 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States . USDA Miscellaneous Publication No. 200. Washington, DC. 1950. Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Symbol Scientific Name
ARDOV Arundo donax L. var. versicolor (Mill.) Stokes
ARVE2 Arundo versicolor Mill.

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Liliopsida – Monocotyledons
Subclass Commelinidae
Order Cyperales
Family Poaceae ⁄ Gramineae – Grass family
Genus Arundo L. – giant reed
Species Arundo donax L. – giant reed

Subordinate Taxa

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Legal Status

Noxious Weed Information
This plant is listed by the U.S. federal government or a state. Common names are from state and federal lists. Click on a place name to get a complete noxious weed list for that location, or click here for a composite list of all Federal and State Noxious Weeds .
Texas giant reed Noxious plant
U.S. Weed Information
Arundo donax elephant grass giant reed This plant can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted below.This plant may be known by one or more common names in different places, and some are listed above. Click on an acronym to view each weed list, or click here for a composite list of Weeds of the U.S.
STATE Assorted authors. State noxious weed lists for 46 states . State agriculture or natural resource departments.
Cal-IPC California Invasive Plant Council. 2006. California Invasive Plant Inventory. Cal-IPC Publication 2006-02 (1 February 2007). California Invasive Plant Council. Berkeley, California.
HEAR USDI, Geological Survey. 1999. Information index for selected alien plants in Hawaii (20 October 2003). Hawaiian Ecosystems at Risk Project, Biological Resources Division, Haleakala Field Station. Makawao, Hawaii.
SEEPPC Southeast Exotic Pest Plant Council. 1996. Invasive exotic pest plants in Tennessee (19 October 1999). Research Committee of the Tennessee Exotic Pest Plant Council. Tennessee.

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

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Caribbean FAC
Hawaii FAC
North America
Arid West FACW
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain FAC
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont FACU
Great Plains FAC
Midwest FACW
Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast FACW

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ARS Germplasm Resources Information Network (ARDO4)
CalPhotos (ARDO4)
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ARDO4)
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ARDOV)
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ARVE2)
Jepson Interchange (University of California - Berkeley) (ARDO4)
Native American Ethnobotany (University of Michigan - Dearborn) (ARDO4)
The Grass Manual on the Web - Treatment (ARDO4)
The Grass Manual on the Web - Illustration (ARDO4)
The Grass Manual on the Web - Map (ARDO4)
USDA Forest Service Fire Effects Information System (ARDO4)
USF Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants (ARDO4)
University of Tennessee Herbarium (Distribution) (ARDO4)
Related Websites
Aquatic, Wetland and Invasive Plant Info. System: abstract & image (ARDO4)
CA-Noxious Wildland Weeds of California (ARDO4)
CA-Sonoma Valley Watershed Council (ARDO4)
CA-Team Arundo del Norte (ARDO4)
Global Invasive Species Database (ARDO4)
NPCI Alien Plant Working Group: abstract & image (ARDO4)
NRCS Western Wetland Flora image & text (ARDO4)
New Zealand Environment Bay of Plenty: abstract & images (ARDO4)
TX-Vascular Plant Image Gallery (TAMU) (ARDO4)
The Nature Conservancy: Wildland Weeds Management & Research Program (ARDO4)
USDA ARS Agricultural Research Magazine (ARDO4)

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Arundo donax var. donax
Arundo donax var. donax
ID: 4444 4444 0510 1154 [detail]
© 2010 Moorea Biocode

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Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed
ID: 0000 0000 0802 0107 [detail]
© 2002 David Graber

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed
ID: 0000 0000 0802 0106 [detail]
© 2002 David Graber

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Carizzo
ID: 9092 3191 3543 0111 [detail]
J. E.(Jed) and Bonnie McClellan
© 1999 California Academy of Sciences

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed
ID: 0000 0000 1204 0878 [detail]
© 2004 Steven Perkins

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed
ID: 0000 0000 1105 0155 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed
ID: 0000 0000 1105 0158 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed
ID: 0000 0000 1105 0159 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
ID: 0000 0000 1105 1541 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed
ID: 0000 0000 1105 1545 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed
ID: 0000 0000 1105 1546 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed
ID: 0000 0000 1105 1548 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed
ID: 0000 0000 1105 1551 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed
ID: 0000 0000 1105 1553 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed Grass
ID: 0000 0000 0406 1007 [detail]
© 2006 Chris Wagner, SBNF

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed Grass
ID: 0000 0000 0406 1008 [detail]
© 2006 Chris Wagner, SBNF

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed
ID: 0000 0000 0107 0259 [detail]
© 2007 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed
ID: 0000 0000 0107 0260 [detail]
© 2007 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed
ID: 0000 0000 0107 0261 [detail]
© 2007 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed Grass
ID: 0000 0000 0708 2263 [detail]
© 2008 Zoya Akulova

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed
ID: 0000 0000 1008 0238 [detail]
© 2008 John Dittes

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed
ID: 0000 0000 1008 0239 [detail]
© 2008 John Dittes

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed
ID: 0000 0000 1008 0240 [detail]
© 2008 John Dittes

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed
ID: 0000 0000 1008 0894 [detail]
© 2008 John Dittes

Arundo donax
Arundo donax
Giant Reed
ID: 0000 0000 0109 1580 [detail]
© 2009 Keir Morse

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