Taxon  Report   8687 
Panicum repens  L.
Torpedo grass
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Panicum repens, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Panicum
Communities:
agricultural weed, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Panicum gouinii
More information about  Panicum repens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 10, 2016).

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