Goosegrass Eleusine indica (Linnaeus) GaertnerNon-native  -  Invasive    Synonyms: Crowsfoot Grass, Goose Grass, Indian Goosegrass.
Kingdom Plantae   >   Division Tracheophyta   >   Class Magnoliopsida   >   Order Poales   >   Family Poaceae   >   Genus Eleusine   

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A common weed of sidewalks and paved places (Terrell & Peterson, 2009).
"Naturalized from the Old World; Quebec to Minnesota and South Dakota, and southward" (Reed, 1964).

There are 190 records in the project database.

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Goosegrass in Kent Co., Maryland (10/4/2015). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Goosegrass in Caroline Co., Maryland (7/20/2014). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Goosegrass in Worcester Co., Maryland (7/5/2015). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Goosegrass in Kent Co., Maryland (9/6/2013). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

Goosegrass in Talbot Co., Maryland (8/9/2016). Photo by Wayne Longbottom. (MBP list)

Goosegrass in Howard Co., Maryland (9/15/2014). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Goosegrass (close-up) in Howard Co., Maryland (9/15/2014). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Goosegrass in Caroline Co., Maryland (8/2/2016). Photo by Wayne Longbottom. (MBP list)

Goosegrass in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (8/16/2016). Photo by Wayne Longbottom. (MBP list)

Goosegrass in St. Mary's Co., Maryland (10/9/2016). Photo by Wayne Longbottom. (MBP list)

Indian Goosegrass in Caroline Co., Maryland (9/13/2016). Photo by Wayne Longbottom. (MBP list)

Goosegrass in Worcester Co., Maryland (10/22/2016). Photo by Ashley Bradford. (MBP list)

Goosegrass (recently mowed) in Kent Co., Maryland (10/4/2015). Identified by Jim Brighton. Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

Goosegrass (winter aspect) in Harford Co., Maryland (1/1/2017). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

Goosegrass in Talbot Co., Maryland (10/27/2020). (c) Wayne Longbottom, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Wayne Longbottom. (MBP list)

Goosegrass in Caroline Co., Maryland (7/30/2016). Photo by Wayne Longbottom. (MBP list)


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