Biological Flora of Coastal Dunes and Wetlands: Uniola paniculata L

@inproceedings{Lonard2011BiologicalFO,
  title={Biological Flora of Coastal Dunes and Wetlands: Uniola paniculata L},
  author={Robert I. Lonard and Frank W. Judd and Richard Stalter},
  year={2011}
}
Abstract Uniola paniculata C. Linnaeus is a New World, tropical-, subtropical-, and temperate-zone, rhizomatous grass that is often a dominant species on foredunes and on the primary dune complex. Uniola paniculata L. has low freshwater-moisture requirements, tolerates aerosol salt spray, has low nutrient level requirements, tolerates high sand temperatures, and provides extensive sand coverage. Also known as sea oats, this grass inhabits mobile and semistable dune systems and plays a… 

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