Taxon  Report   10386 
Sorghum bicolor  (L.) Moench  ssp. drummondii  (Nees ex Steud.) de Wet ex Davidse
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Sorghum bicolor ssp. drummondii, a monocot, is an annual grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Sorghum
Parent Record Sorghum bicolor
escaped cultivar, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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PLANTS: Andropogon drummondii
PLANTS: Sorghum bicolor var. drummondii
PLANTS: Sorghum bicolor var. sudanense
PLANTS: Sorghum drummondii
PLANTS: Sorghum sudanense
PLANTS: Sorghum vulgare var. drummondii
PLANTS: Sorghum vulgare var. sudanense
More information about  Sorghum bicolor ssp. drummondii
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jun 22, 2018).

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