Taxon  Report   8687    
Panicum repens  L.
Torpedo grass
Panicum repens, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California.
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Panicum
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: agricultural weed, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Panicum gouinii
More information about  Panicum repens
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Feb 22, 2020).