Microstegium vimineum (Trin.) A.Camus

  • Authority

    Gleason, Henry A. & Cronquist, Arthur J. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. lxxv + 910 pp.

  • Family


  • Scientific Name

    Microstegium vimineum (Trin.) A.Camus

  • Description

    Species Description - Straggling annual 6–10 dm; blades lanceolate, 5–8 cm, racemes 2–5 cm, approximate, few in the panicle; pedicel flattened, ciliate; glumes 5 mm, awnless; lemmas shorter than the glumes, the fertile one awnless or often with a slender awn 4–8 mm; 2n=40. Native of trop. Asia, from N.J., Pa., and O. southward. (Eulalia v.)