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Digital Herbaria

Digitaria ciliaris

Digitaria ciliaris (Retz.) Koeler

Southern Crabgrass

Poaceae (Grass Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), HI (I), PR (N), VI (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Digitaria ciliaris

Southern Crab-Grass


Location: 14511 Star Cross Trail, Helotes
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Partial shade under Juniperus ashei in rocky, stoney soil, with a fair amount of humus interspersed.

Description: Annual with weak upward-bent or spreading stems branching at base and rooting at lower nodes. Sheaths downy with swollen based hairs, blades 5-10 mm wide. Inflorescence four to nine unbranched branches to 14 mm long, radially arranged. Spikelets to 3.5 mm.

County: Bexar
Collector: Mike Fox
Collection Date: Nov 11, 1994
Specimen number: 142

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0988
Accession Date: Nov 23, 1994
Accession Number: 77

Annotations: S-FRB (In fruit) [=D. adcendens]

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