Calflora
Taxon  Report   11599    
Digitaria ciliaris  (Retz.) Koel.  var. ciliaris 
Southern crab grass
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Digitaria ciliaris var. ciliaris, a monocot, is an annual grass that is not native to California.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Digitaria
Parent: Digitaria ciliaris

Wetlands:
Arid West: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Digitaria sanguinalis var. ciliaris
More information about  Digitaria ciliaris var. ciliaris
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 10, 2018).

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