OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (6/30/18):
Lolium temulentum ssp. temulentum   FAMILY Poaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


INCLUDING PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Lolium temulentum ssp. temulentum   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Poaceae: Festuca: Fescue, Rye Grass (Smith & Aikin, 2012)
Festuca temulentum

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 029-19-001:
Lolium temulentum   FAMILY Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Lolium temulentum

 

COMMON NAME:
Darnel Ryegrass, Darnel


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (6/30/18):
Lolium temulentum ssp. temulentum   FAMILY Poaceae

INCLUDING PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Lolium temulentum ssp. temulentum   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Poaceae: Festuca: Fescue, Rye Grass (Smith & Aikin, 2012)
Festuca temulentum

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 029-19-001:
Lolium temulentum   FAMILY Poaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Lolium temulentum

 

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2467

Grass, Sedge, or Rush
Annual

Non-native: Eurasia

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

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INVASIVE

This plant is causing problems in natural areas outside its native range, according to authorities such as:

 

LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate, 2-ranked

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer

Inflorescence a panicle

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Grain reddish
Grain

 

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