Urochloa fusca (Sw.) B.F. Hansen & Wunderlin (redirected from: Panicum fasciculatum)
Family: Poaceae
[Brachiaria fasciculata (Sw.) Parodi,  more]
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Enrique Moreno & David Roubik  
Espigadilla, Granadilla Erect annual, 15-100 cm tall; culms glabrous to hispid. Sheaths hispid, especially on margins; blades 10-25 cm long, 5-20 mm wide, mostly glabrous but with scabrid margins. Panicles mostly 10-15 cm long, rather dense; branches scabrid; spikelets 2.5-3 mm long, dark purplish-brown, glabrous; first glume one-third to one-half as long as spikelet; second glume and sterile lemma exceeding fruit. Fruits white, 1.5-2 mm long, transversely rugose. Croat 11612.