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smut grass
Sporobolus indicus
Sporobolus indicus
smut grass Grass Family
Sporobolus indicus Poaceae
common names
  smut grass
  rattail smutgrass
accepted scientific name
  Sporobolus indicus (L.) R. Br.
rules for finding collection records
  Sporobolus indicus (62)
family name
  • Poaceae
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed beginning of November thru 1st week of August
Non-Native. Naturalized.

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Sporobolus indicus   (L.) R. Br.   (TSN: 42140, Index: 823)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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Common Names

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Family Names