6-ha salty prairie marsh, dominated by Gulf cordgrass (Spartina spartinae), saltmeadow cordgrass
(Spartina patens), and eastern baccharis (Baccharis halimifolia).
The Plan prescribed planting smooth and saltmeadow cordgrass
Then, from more regularly flooded to drier areas, dominant vegetation graded from seashore paspalum (Paspalum vaginatum) to saltmeadow cordgrass
(Spartina patens), spiny aster (Leucosyris spinosa = Aster spinosus) and sea ox-eye daisy (Borrichia frutescens), Gulf cordgrass (S.
Considerable amounts of saltmeadow cordgrass
, Spartina patens, (12,238 acres)> freshwater marsh (2,301 acres)> hardwood swamps (1,767 acres)> and saltgrass, Distichlis spicata, (1,744 acres) were proposed for alteration (Table 3).