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Distribution by County   10189    
Pennisetum purpureum  Schumach.
Elephant grass
Pennisetum purpureum is a perennial grasslike herb that is not native to California.
Record Count by County

Los Angeles: 3 Orange: 2 Riverside: 1 Ventura: 1

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]. 2024. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 05/28/2024).