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molasses grass
Melinis minutiflora
Melinis minutiflora
molasses grass Grass Family
Melinis minutiflora Poaceae
common names
  molasses grass
accepted scientific name
  Melinis minutiflora P. Beauv.
rules for finding collection records
  Melinis minutiflora (115)
family name
  • Poaceae
Image Author: ©2016 Mauricio Mercadante
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed All Year
Introduced. Native to Africa.

How Likely at this Location (22%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
where plant found
mag select

grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Melinis minutiflora   P. Beauv.   (TSN: 41863, Index: 485)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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Family Names