Calflora
Taxon  Report   11906    
Paspalum vaginatum  Sw.
Seashore paspalum
Paspalum vaginatum
© 2010 Moorea Biocode
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Paspalum vaginatum
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Paspalum vaginatum
© 2010 Moorea Biocode
Paspalum vaginatum, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California. There is a high risk of this plant becoming invasive in California according to Cal-IPC.

Interactive Distribution Map


Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)



point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations



Bloom Period
Paspalum vaginatum
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Paspalum
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Paspalum vaginatum
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (PAVA)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 21, 2018).

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