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Lolium perenne L.
Perennial rye grass, Italian ryegrass

Lolium perenne
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Chaumeton, F.P., Flore m├ędicale, vol. 4: t. 206 (1830)

Family: Poaceae

Group: Monocot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Short Lived Perennial

Map of Florida Locations

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

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Lolium perenne has been found in the following 5 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Black Point Park and Marina Present Not Native, Naturalized
Chapman Field Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Jonathan Dickinson State Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Navy Wells Pineland #23 Present Not Native, Naturalized

Lolium perenne has been found in the following 3 counties :
Occurrence Native Status
Lee County Not Native, Naturalized
Martin County Not Native, Naturalized
Miami-Dade County Not Native, Naturalized

Lolium perenne has been found in the following habitat :
Disturbed Upland

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Lolium perenne
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Chaumeton, F.P., Flore m├ędicale, vol. 4: t. 206 (1830)