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Paspalum pubiflorum (Hairyseed paspalum)
Lynn, Janice

Paspalum pubiflorum

Paspalum pubiflorum Rupr. ex Fourn.

Hairyseed Paspalum

Poaceae (Grass Family)

Synonym(s): Paspalum geminum, Paspalum laeviglume, Paspalum pubiflorum var. glabrum

USDA Symbol: PAPU5

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Fruit Type: Caryopsis
Size Notes: Up to about 4 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Green
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct


USA: AL , AR , CO , DC , FL , GA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MD , MO , MS , NC , OH , OK , PA , SC , TN , TX , VA , WV

National Wetland Indicator Status

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Paspalum pubiflorum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Paspalum pubiflorum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Paspalum pubiflorum


Record Modified: 2022-11-22
Research By: DEW

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