Taxon  Report   2571    
Cynodon plectostachyus  (K. Schum.) Pilg.
Star grass,  Stargrass
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Cynodon plectostachyus, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Cynodon
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

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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:   (Accessed: Jan 20, 2019).