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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Poales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (11/30/12):
Eragrostis pilosa var. pilosa   FAMILY Poaceae   Go to FSUS key


INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Eragrostis pilosa   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 029-11-011:
Eragrostis pilosa   FAMILY Poaceae

INCLUDING Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Eragrostis multicaulis

INCLUDING Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Eragrostis pilosa

 

COMMON NAME:
India Lovegrass


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image of Eragrostis pilosa var. pilosa, India Lovegrass

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Hitchcock, A.S. (rev. A. Chase). 1950    pnd_ermu5_001_lhd

        

image of Eragrostis pilosa var. pilosa, India Lovegrass

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_erpi2_001_lvd

        

image of Eragrostis pilosa var. pilosa, India Lovegrass

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Hitchcock, A.S. (rev. A. Chase). 1950    pnd_erpi2_002_lhd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (11/30/12):
Eragrostis pilosa var. pilosa   FAMILY Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Eragrostis pilosa   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 029-11-011:
Eragrostis pilosa   FAMILY Poaceae

INCLUDING Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Eragrostis multicaulis

INCLUDING Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Eragrostis pilosa

 

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2248

Grass, Sedge, or Rush
Annual

Non-native: Tropics

Habitat: Fields, roadsides, disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Basal & low alternate, 2-ranked

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Spikelets dark green

Inflorescence a panicle

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Grain reddish
Grain

 

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