Contact Us Host an Event Volunteer Join
Share

Plant Database

Search for native plants by scientific name, common name or family. If you are not sure what you are looking for, try the Combination Search or our Recommended Species lists.

Enter a Plant Name:
Or choose a plant family:

Trichloris pluriflora

Trichloris pluriflora Fourn.

Multi-flowered False-rhodesgrass, Multiflower False Rhodes Grass, Showy Chloris

Poaceae (Grass Family)

Synonym(s): Chloris pluriflora

USDA Symbol: TRPL3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

From the Image Gallery

No images of this plant

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Fruit Type: Achene , Caryopsis
Fruit:
Size Class: 1-3 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep

Distribution

USA: TX
Native Habitat: Ditches, Ravines, Depressions

Growing Conditions

Water Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Moist
Soil Description: Clay.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Austin, TX

Bibliography

Bibref 291 - Texas Wildscapes: Gardening for Wildlife (1999) Damude, N. & K.C. Bender

Search More Titles in Bibliography

Additional resources

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

Metadata

Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

Go back