large crabgrass
Digitaria sanguinalis (L.) Scop

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EDDMapS Distribution

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State Regulated List
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   Troublesome or Common weed in one or more crops

Most Troublesome / Most Common Agricultural Weed List
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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Subclass: Commelinidae
Order: Cyperales
Family: Poaceae
Genus: Digitaria
Subject: Digitaria sanguinalis (L.) Scop

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
hairy crabgrass, Crabgrass, hairy crab grass, large crabgrass, purple crabgrass, redhair crabgrass

Related Scientific Names:
Digitaria sanquinalis (L.) Scop (Misspelling)


Plants - Grass or Grasslike