Cynosurus
dogtail, dog's-tail grass
2 species
Show only taxa with photos
Order by:
Scientific name
Common name
Display as:
Cynosurus cristatuscrested dogtail
Distribution: Introduced in scattered locations west of the Cascades in Washington and Oregon, and in California and Idaho.
Habitat: Waste places, old meadows, roadsides.
Origin: Introduced
Flowers: June - July
Cynosurus echinatusbristly dog's-tail grass
Distribution: Introduced in southwest British Columba and Oregon's Wilamette Valley, south into California; more common in central and eastern United States.
Habitat: Weed of waste places.
Origin: Introduced
Flowers: May - July