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Urochloa platyphylla (Munro ex Wright) R.D. Webster
Broadleaf signalgrass

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

Family: Poaceae

Group: Monocot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Native

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Not Cultivated

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Urochloa platyphylla has been found in the following county :
Occurrence Native Status
Miami-Dade County Native


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