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Last updated 6/15/2009 by David Giblin.
Leersia oryzoides (L.) Sw.[FNA24, HC, HC2]
rice cut grass

Publication: Prodr. 21. 1788.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA24: "Leersia oryzoides grows in wet, heavy, clay or sandy soils, and is often aquatic. It is found across most of southern Canada, extending south throughout the contiguous United States into northern Mexico, and flowers from July to October. It has also become established in Europe and Asia."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Homalocenchrus oryzoides (L.) Pollich
Phalaris oryzoides L.