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Napier grass
Pennisetum purpureum
Napier grass Grass Family
Pennisetum purpureum Poaceae
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common names
  Napier grass
  elephant grass
  Uganda grass
accepted scientific name
  Pennisetum purpureum Schumach.
rules for finding collection records
  Cenchrus purpureus (75)
  Pennisetum purpureum (177)
family name
  Poaceae
Image Author: ©2018 Zoya Akulova
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed 3rd week of August thru 2nd week of May

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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Native Plant Status
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native Not Native
native Not Present

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