Taxon  Report   6044    
Panicum acuminatum  Sw.
Western panicgrass,  Western panicum, Western witch grass
Panicum acuminatum, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Dichanthelium acuminatum var. acuminatum

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Dichanthelium acuminatum
More information about  Panicum acuminatum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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:   (Accessed: Dec 07, 2019).