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*Paspalum notatum Flüggé. Bahia Grass. Phen: Jun-Oct. Hab: Roadsides and disturbed areas, often (especially in FL) planted as a coarse turfgrass or a pasture grass. Dist: Native of tropical America (e. Mexico to Argentina; West Indies).

Origin/Endemic status: Neotropics

Synonymy: = Ar, ETx1, FNA25, G, GW1, K3, K4, Meso6, Va, Silveus (1942); = n/a – C; > Paspalum notatum Flüggé var. latiflorum Döll – NcTx; > Paspalum notatum Flüggé var. notatum – FlGr, HC, K1, SFla, Tx, WH3; > Paspalum notatum Flüggé var. saurae Parodi – Bah, FlGr, HC, K1, NcTx, RAB, SFla, Tn, Tx, WH3

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Wetland Indicator Status:

  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACU
  • Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
  • Great Plains: FAC
  • Midwest: FACU

Heliophily ?: 8

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