Little Bluestem Schizachyrium scoparium (Michaux) Nash var. scopariumSynonyms: Andropogon scoparius.

Status:

Little Bluestem is found throughout Maryland and is common on the coastal plain (Terrell & Peterson, 2009).

Relationships:

Little Bluestem is a host plant for Swarthy Skipper, Dusted Skipper, Crossline Skipper, Leonard's Skipper, Indian Skipper, Cobweb Skipper, and a possible host plant for Twin-spot Skipper.

There are 59 records in the project database.

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Little Bluestem in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (9/20/2013). Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)

Little Bluestem in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (9/20/2010). Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)

Little Bluestem in Caroline Co., Maryland (6/24/2017). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)


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