Sporobolus diandrus (Retz.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr. 26 1812. (Syn: Agrostis diandra Retz.; Agrostis dianthera Schult. & Schult.f. [Invalid]; Agrostis elongata var. flaccida Roem. & Schult.; Spermachiton involutum Llanos; Sporobolus diandrus var. diandrus ; Sporobolus diandrus var. nanus Hook.f.; Sporobolus indicus var. diandrus (Retz.) Jovet & Guédès; Sporobolus indicus var. flaccidus (Roem. & Schult.) Veldkamp; Sporobolus trimenii Senaratna; Vilfa diandra (Retz.) Trin.; Vilfa erosa Trin.; Vilfa retzii Steud. [Illegitimate]);
Found this grass in my homeyard.
Species : UNKNOWN
Habit & Habitat : height about 2 feet, leaf 4.8 cm X 4 mm; home-yard, also in playground
Date : 6/7/12, 12.16 P.M.
Place : Hooghly
I took a herbarium of this grass to BSI Shibpur today. It has been identified as Sporobolus diandrus
though authentication could not be done with seal & signature because i didn’t maintain proper protocol.
Yes. Sporobolus diander. Some authors consider it as Sporobolus indicus var. diander.
It is called Drop Seed in English. Common in waste places.
ID of grass sp. from Assam KD 15 Sept : 4 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (5).
Attached images are grass sp. . Please ID the plant
Family : Poaceae
Genus & species : ??
Habitat: Grows wild on open space
Sporobolus diandrus (Retz.) P.Beauv.?
Yes it is! But the specific epithet is ‘diander’.
Sporobolus diandrus (Retz.) P.Beauv. SN Oct 06 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (4).
Sporobolus diandrus (Retz.) P.Beauv, erect grass grows near moist localities, from Anekal area of Bangalore.
DJ- Grass species identification 1 : 3 posts by 1 author. Attachments (1)- 1 Mb.
I am stuck with these grass sample identification. Please help me out with the identification of grass species attached in mail.
The first one must be Sporobolus sp.
Thank you very much. It seems like a good match of the species.
Yes Sporobolus diander