Swaziland's Alien Plants Database

Paspalum dilatatum Poir.
POACEAE
paspalum, watergrass, water paspalum, pasto miel, caterpillar grass, Leichhardt grass, bastard millet grass, common paspalum, golden crown grass, dallis grass, hairy flowered paspalum, large watergrass
Disturbed areas, Minor problem species
Origin: South America
Growth Form: Graminoid
Plant Description: Tufted perennial grass up to 1.5 m high. Inflorescence of 2-5 racemes borne along a common axis. Spikelets are paired in 2-4 rows, ciliate 3-4 mm long.
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More information:
NRCS Plants Database

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USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. Illustrated flora of the northern states and Canada.

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Larry Allain @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database

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K Braun, Swaziland's Alien Plants Database

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The Weeds Society of Western Australia

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K Braun, Swaziland's Alien Plants Database

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