PlantsEleusine→Wire Grass (Eleusine indica)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8a -12.2 °C (10 °F) to -9.4 °C (15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Fruit: Edible to birds
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Underground structures: Taproot
Edible Parts: Fruit
Resistances: Tolerates dry shade
Salt tolerant
Pollinators: Wind
Conservation status: Least Concern (LC)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Least Concern

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Posted by KAMasud (Alpha Centauri - Zone 9a) on May 1, 2013 8:45 AM

Invasive, good only for fodder.

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