Taxon  Report   11631 
Eleusine coracana  (L.) Gaertn.  ssp. africana  (Kenn.-O'Byrne) Hilu & de Wet
African finger millet
Eleusine coracana ssp. africana, a monocot, is an annual grass that is not native to California.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Eleusine
Parent Record Eleusine coracana
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PLANTS: Eleusine africana
TJM2 + PLANTS: Eleusine indica ssp. africana
More information about  Eleusine coracana ssp. africana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

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USDA PLANTS Profile (ELCOA)

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 08, 2016).

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