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Pennisetum glaucum (L.) R. Br.
Pearl millet

Pennisetum glaucum

Family: Poaceae

Group: Monocot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Annual

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

Other data on Pennisetum glaucum available from :

Pennisetum glaucum has been found in the following county :
Occurrence Native Status
Lee County Not Native, Naturalized

Pennisetum glaucum has been found in the following habitat :
Disturbed Upland

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Pennisetum glaucum