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Crowfeet grass

Halbi Name crowfeet-grass-4
Main Photo of The Weed
Vernacular name Egyptian grass
Scientific name Dactyloctinium aegyptium (L.) Wild.
Family Poaceae
Season Kharif
Description
Plant
Leaves Distichous narrowly linear, flat. Photo Gallery
Flower crowfeet-grass-1crowfeet-grass-2crowfeet-grass-3
Fruit/ seed
Habitat and distribution Open area and cultivated upland.
Flowering and fruiting July – November
Associated with Upland flora
Habit Erect or decumbent annual, variable in habit. Culms rooting at the base and from the branched nodes.
Inflorescence Spikes 2 – 6, digitately radiating, and spikelets densely crowded spreading at right angles to rachis. Grains obovoid- globose, rugose.

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