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Last updated 12/28/2008 by David Giblin.
Polypogon monspeliensis (L.) Desf.[FNA, HC, HC2]
annual rabbit's-foot grass

Publication: Fl. Atlant. 1: 67. 1798.

Origin: Introduced

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA24: "Polypogon monspeliensis is native to southern Europe and Turkey. It is now a common weed throughout the world, including much of the Flora region. It grows in damp to wet, often alkaline soils, particularly in disturbed areas."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Alopecurus monspeliensis L.