Taxon  Report   11794    
Leptochloa fusca  (L.) Kunth
Leptochloa fusca
© 2006 Steven Thorsted
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Leptochloa fusca
© 2006 Steven Thorsted
Leptochloa fusca
© 2012 James M. Andre
Leptochloa fusca, a monocot, is an annual grass that is native to California.

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Leptochloa fusca
© 2007 Tom Cochrane
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Leptochloa
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Diplachne fusca
More information about  Leptochloa fusca
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
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:   (Accessed: Dec 10, 2018).

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