Smooth Crabgrass (Digitaria ischaemum)

Botanical names:
Digitaria ischaemum Accepted
Panicum elegans Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: 3 - 30 inches
Plant Spread: 6 - 18 inches
Fruit: Edible to birds
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Will Naturalize
Edible Parts: Fruit

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Help ID this weed by bryankloos Aug 1, 2019 5:34 PM 2
is this a weed by hummingangel Aug 11, 2018 11:13 AM 6
badass grass by frankrichards16 Sep 4, 2016 6:20 PM 2
Crabgrass & Baking soda by Wallflower Sep 12, 2016 7:16 AM 47
Critter Week by Ursula Dec 14, 2019 4:44 PM 1,755
Panicum elegans and/or Panicum elegans 'Frosted Explosion' by TsFlowers Jan 17, 2016 10:44 AM 12
Crabgrass (Digitaria); taking over my lawn by bendunbar Aug 26, 2015 6:51 PM 3
Preen by Paul2032 Feb 21, 2018 2:27 PM 20

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