Taxon  Report   9861 
Digitaria ciliaris  (Retz.) Koeler
Southern crabgrass
Digitaria ciliaris, a monocot, is an annual grass that is not native to California.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Digitaria
Subspecies and Varieties:
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Digitaria adscendens
PLANTS: Digitaria sanguinalis var. ciliaris
PLANTS: Digitaria sanguinalis var. marginata
PLANTS: Digitaria sanguinalis var. rhachiseta
PLANTS: Panicum adscendens
PLANTS: Panicum ciliare
PLANTS: Syntherisma marginata
More information about  Digitaria ciliaris
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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:   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2016).

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