Brachiaria ruziziensis Germ. & C.M.Evrard, Bull. Jard. Bot. État 23: 373 1953. (Syn: Brachiaria decumbens var. ruziziensis (Germ. & Evrard) Ndab.; Urochloa ruziziensis (R.Germ. & C.M.Evrard) Crins);


ID of grass sp. – 4 from Meghalaya KD 09 Nov. : 9 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (6)

Attached images are grass sp. Please ID the plant  
Date :27.10.2014
Location: Meghalaya
Family : Poaceae
Genus & species : ??
Habitat: Grows wild on road side
Habit : Herb

May be some Eriochloa species. Racemes and spikelets look like E. villosa (Thunb.) Kunth, which may not be found in India!

Urochloa panicoides P. Beauv

This is Congo Signal grassBrachiaria ruziziensis, a cultivated fodder.


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