Taxon  Report   10052 
Leptochloa panicea  (Retz.) Ohwi  ssp. brachiata  (Steud.) N. Snow
Mucronate sprangeltop
Leptochloa panicea ssp. brachiata, a monocot, is an annual grass that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

 Interactive Distribution Map 

 Observation Hotline 
 (observation details + photos)

point, line, or polygon

 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations

Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Leptochloa
Parent Record Leptochloa panicea.
Creosote Bush Scrub
Distribution by County 

Add an Observation of  Leptochloa panicea ssp. brachiata

Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Festuca filiformis
PLANTS: Leptochloa brachiata
PLANTS: Leptochloa filiformis var. pulchella
TJM2 + PLANTS: Leptochloa filiformis
TJM2: Leptochloa mucronata
 More information about  Leptochloa panicea ssp. brachiata
Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 28, 2015).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.

News About Calflora Home
Calflora  -  1700 Shattuck Avenue   #198,   Berkeley, CA   94709  -  510 883-3148  -  CONTACT