Hairy Crabgrass Digitaria sanguinalis (Linnaeus) ScopoliNon-native    Synonyms: Syntherisma fimbriatum, Syntherisma sanguinalis.
Kingdom Plantae   >   Division Tracheophyta   >   Class Magnoliopsida   >   Order Poales   >   Family Poaceae   >   Genus Digitaria   

Status:

Considered a common and widespread weed (Terrell & Peterson, 2009).

Relationships:

Host plant for Northern Broken-Dash and Southern Broken-Dash.

There are 73 records in the project database.

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Hairy Crabgrass in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (8/30/2013). Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)

Notice the spreading hairs in the sheath of Hairy Crabgrass in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (8/30/2013). Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)


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