Swaziland's Alien Plants Database

Axonopus affinis Chase
(Axonopus compressus)
POACEAE
carpet grass
Disturbed areas, Minor problem species
Origin: Americas
Growth Form: Graminoid
Plant Description: Stoloniferous perennial grass forming dense tufts. Culm nodes glabrous, spikelets dorsally compressed and 1.5-2 mm long.
Key Features:
Control:
Comments: used for animal feed
More information:
NRCS Plants Database

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Robert H. Mohlenbrock. USDA SCS. 1991. Southern wetland flora: Field office guide to plant species. South National Technical Center, Fort Worth, TX. Courtesy of USDA NRCS Wetland Science Institute.

Photo - inflorescence



Robert H. Mohlenbrock. USDA SCS. 1991. Southern wetland flora: Field office guide to plant species. South National Technical Center, Fort Worth, TX. Courtesy of USDA NRCS Wetland Science Institute.

Photo - inflorescence



K Braun, Swaziland's Alien Plants Database

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