Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
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Learn more about Hairy Crabgrass from the Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Poales
Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Digitaria sanguinalis var. sanguinalis
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Hairy Crabgrass, Northern Crabgrass
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USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913 pnd_sysa2_001_lvd
Racemes digitate, with usually 1 or 2 whorls a short distance below, per Manual of the Grasses of the United States.
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Spikelets about 3mm long, sterile lemma strongly nerved, per Manual of the Grasses of the United States.
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September Greenville County SC
Seedhead branches arise from different points of attachment along the stalk, per Weeds of Southern Turfgrasses.