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The Roots of Eastern Gamagrass (Tripsacum dactyloides)

Eastern Gamagrass (Tripsacum dactyloides) is a Native Warm Season Grass that has an extremely deep root system, growing through impenetrable soils to reach water and nutrients at impressive depths. This deep-rooted plant has symbiotic relationships with fungi and bacteria, which benefit both the plant and the fungi or bacteria.

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