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giant cane, canebrake

Entry Type:  
Scientific Name:  
Common Name:  
giant cane, canebrake
Myaamia Name:  
Beech-Maple Forest, Oak Forest including Oak-Hickory, Beech-Oak-Maple Mixed Mesophytic, Wet Prairie grasslands with flooding, Conifer Swamp some deciduous domts., Deciduous Swamp no coniferous domts.

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Botanical Sources  
Reference Source Reference Type Data Comments
Gleason, H.A. and Cronquist, A. 1991 Habitat 

Occurs in damp woods, swamps and other moist areas in eastern and western Myaamia lands.

Related Sources  
Reference Source Reference Type Data Comments
Whitford, A. C. 1941  

Fibers were commonly used for moccasin and rope production, for cave and rock-shelter peoples of eastern North America.

Small, J.K. 1903  

This species is also known as cane reed with the former name Arundinaria macrosperma.