Toothache Grass | Carthweel Bay (S.C.)

Toothache Grass
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Description

Ctenium aromaticum
• Tufted perennial
• Does well in pine savannahs
• Base contains old fibrous leaf bases
• Fresh herbage and inflorescence, when bruised or crushed
• Very aromatic like citrus
• Stems to 1.2 m tall
• Leaves near base
• Habitats include seasonally wet pine savannas, flatwoods and bogs

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