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  Polypogon monspeliensis (L.) Desf. image
Photographer: (c)Barry A. Rice/The Nature Conservancy           

Emmet J. Judziewicz

Emmet J. Judziewicz
Family Poaceae
Polypogon monspeliensis (L.) Desf.
annual rabbit's-foot grass
Polypogon: from polus for "much" and polon for "beard"
monspeliensis: of Montpellier in southern France, Latinized as Mons Pessulanus
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Status: Introduced - adventive
Plant: annual grass
Flower: long awned (10mm) spikelets

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Drawing by Agnes Chase from Norman C. Fassett's Grasses of Wisconsin
Alopecurus monspeliensis L.

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