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Digitaria longiflora (Retz.) Pers.
Indian crabgrass

Digitaria longiflora
Copyright by: Grasses, Sedges and Rushes of Palm Beach
and Martin Counties, Florida website.

Family: Poaceae

Group: Monocot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Short Lived Perennial

Native Range: Old World.

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Not Cultivated

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Digitaria longiflora has been found in the following 17 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Big Cypress National Preserve Present Not Native, Naturalized
Corkscrew Regional Ecosystem Watershed (CREW) Present Not Native, Naturalized
County Line Scrub, Miami-Dade County Present Not Native, Naturalized
Dupuis Reserve Present Not Native, Naturalized
Florida Atlantic University Ecological Site Present Not Native, Naturalized
Fort Lauderdale Ex. Airport Gopher Tortoise Preserve Present Not Native, Naturalized
Jonathan Dickinson State Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Juno Dunes Natural Area Present Not Native, Naturalized
Nixon Smiley Pineland Addition Present Not Native, Naturalized
Nixon Smiley Pineland Preserve Present Not Native, Naturalized
Prairie Pines Preserve Present Not Native, Naturalized
Rosemary Ridge Preserve Present Not Native, Naturalized
Rosemary Scrub Natural Area Present Not Native, Naturalized
Seabranch Preserve State Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Tilton Present Not Native, Naturalized
Yamato Scrub Natural Area Present Not Native, Naturalized
Yellow Fever Creek Preserve Present Not Native, Naturalized

Digitaria longiflora has been found in the following 6 counties :
Occurrence Native Status
Charlotte County Not Native, Naturalized
Collier County Not Native, Naturalized
Lee County Not Native, Naturalized
Martin County Not Native, Naturalized
Miami-Dade County Not Native, Naturalized
Palm Beach County Not Native, Naturalized

Digitaria longiflora has been found in the following 2 habitats :
Disturbed Upland
Scrubby Flatwoods

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Digitaria longiflora
Copyright by: Grasses, Sedges and Rushes of Palm Beach
and Martin Counties, Florida website.
Digitaria longiflora
Copyright by: Grasses, Sedges and Rushes of Palm Beach
and Martin Counties, Florida website.
Digitaria longiflora
Copyright by: Grasses, Sedges and Rushes of Palm Beach
and Martin Counties, Florida website.