Calflora
Taxon  Report   10436    
Urochloa maxima  (Jacq.) R. D. Webster
Guineagrass
Urochloa maxima, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California.
Observation Hotline
(observation details)

Bloom Period
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Urochloa
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Megathyrsus maximus
PLANTS: Panicum maximum var. trichoglume
PLANTS: Panicum maximum
More information about  Urochloa maxima
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (URMA3)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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Consortium of California Herbaria


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 15, 2019).