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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Paspalum quadrifarium   FAMILY Poaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


(?) PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Paspalum quadrifarium   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Paspalum quadrifarium

 

COMMON NAME:
Tussock Paspalum


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Paspalum quadrifarium   FAMILY Poaceae

(?) PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Paspalum quadrifarium   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Paspalum quadrifarium

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3803

Grass, Sedge, or Rush
Perennial

Non-native: South America

Waif(s)

Habitat: Disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

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Invasive?

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LEAVES:
Simple
Mostly basal & low alternate, 2-ranked

RHIZOMES? STOLONS?
Cespitose [growing in dense tufts, clumping]

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer/Fall

Inflorescence a panicle of 15-25 erect to ascending racemose branches

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer/Fall

 

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