ricegrass paspalum USDA PLANTS Symbol: PASC6
U.S. Nativity: Exotic
Habit: Grass or Grasslike
Paspalum scrobiculatum Linnaeus

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Taxonomic Rank: Liliopsida: Cyperales: Poaceae
Synonym(s): kodomillet, Indian crown grass, Indian paspalum, Ditch millet, Kodo-millet, kodomillet, ricegrass, ricegrass paspalum

Identification, Biology, Control and Management Resources

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Plant(s);
USDA APHIS PPQ Archive, USDA APHIS PPQ, Bugwood.org
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Seed(s); Spikelets and florets
Julia Scher, USDA APHIS PPQ, Bugwood.org
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Spikelet(s); Spikelets in dorsal view showing upper glume (top) and ventral view showing sterile lemma (bottom)
Julia Scher, USDA APHIS PPQ, Bugwood.org
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Floret(s); Dorsal view of florets showing lemma and remnants of upper glume
Julia Scher, USDA APHIS PPQ, Bugwood.org
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Floret(s); Ventral view of florets showing palea and margins of lemma
Julia Scher, USDA APHIS PPQ, Bugwood.org
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EDDMapS Distribution:
This map is incomplete and is based only on current site and county level reports made by experts and records obtained from USDA Plants Database. For more information, visit www.eddmaps.org
 


State(s) Where Reported invasive.
Based on state level agency and organization lists of invasive plants from WeedUS database.

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U.S. National Parks where reported invasive:
Haleakala National Park (Hawaii)



Invasive Listing Sources:
Jil M. Swearingen, Survey of invasive plants occurring on National Park Service lands, 2000-2007