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Japanese stiltgrass
Microstegium vimineum (Trin.) A. Camus

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Subclass: Commelinidae
Order: Cyperales
Family: Poaceae
Genus: Microstegium

Other System Links

Plants: MIVI
Bayer: MCGVM
GRIN: 316751
ITIS: 503829
NPDN Host: 36230

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
Japanese stilt grass, Japanese grass, Mary's grass, Nepalgrass, basketgrass, microstegium, Nepalese browntop, Chinese packing grass

Related Scientific Names:

Andropogon vimineum (Trin.) A. Camus(Synonym)
Eulalia viminea (Trin.) A. Camus(Synonym)
Microstegium imberbe (Nees ex Steud) Tzvelev(Synonym)
Microstegium willdenowianum Nees(Synonym)
Pollinia imberbis Nees ex Steud(Synonym)
Pollinia viminea (Trin.) Merr.(Synonym)
Pollinia willdenowiana (Nees ex Lindl. ) Benth.(Synonym)


Category: Grass or Grasslike