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Agrostis sandwicensis (Bentgrass)
Agrostis sandwicensis
Bentgrass
Agrostis stolonifera (Creeping bentgrass)
Agrostis stolonifera
Creeping bentgrass
Aira caryophyllea (Silver hairgrass)
Aira caryophyllea
Silver hairgrass
Andropogon bicornis (Barbas de indio)
Andropogon bicornis
Barbas de indio
Andropogon glomeratus (Bushy bluestem)
Andropogon glomeratus
Bushy bluestem
Andropogon glomeratus var. pumilus (Bushy bluestem)
Andropogon glomeratus var. pumilus
Bushy bluestem
Andropogon virginicus (Broomsedge)
Andropogon virginicus
Broomsedge
Anthoxanthum odoratum (Sweet vernalgrass)
Anthoxanthum odoratum
Sweet vernalgrass
Arrhenatherum elatius (Arrhenatherum)
Arrhenatherum elatius
Arrhenatherum
Arundo donax (Giant reed)
Arundo donax
Giant reed
Axonopus compressus (Wide-leaved carpetgrass)
Axonopus compressus
Wide-leaved carpetgrass
Axonopus fissifolius (Common carpetgrass)
Axonopus fissifolius
Common carpetgrass
Bambusa glaucophylla (Dwarf Malay bamboo)
Bambusa glaucophylla
Dwarf Malay bamboo
Bambusa lako (Timor black bamoo)
Bambusa lako
Timor black bamoo
Bambusa multiplex (Hedge bamboo)
Bambusa multiplex
Hedge bamboo
Bambusa oldhamii (Giant timber bamboo, Oldham's bamboo, old hamii)
Bambusa oldhamii
Giant timber bamboo, Oldham's bamboo, old hamii
Bambusa textilis (Weaver's bamboo)
Bambusa textilis
Weaver's bamboo
Bambusa ventricosa (Buddha belly bamboo)
Bambusa ventricosa
Buddha belly bamboo
Bambusa vulgaris (Common bamboo, giant yellow clumping bamboo)
Bambusa vulgaris
Common bamboo, giant yellow clumping bamboo
Bothriochloa barbinodis (Fuzzy top)
Bothriochloa barbinodis
Fuzzy top
Bothriochloa bladhii (Airport grass)
Bothriochloa bladhii
Airport grass
Bothriochloa laguroides (Beardgrass)
Bothriochloa laguroides
Beardgrass
Bothriochloa pertusa (Pitted beardgrass)
Bothriochloa pertusa
Pitted beardgrass
Bothriochloa sp. (Beardgrass)
Bothriochloa sp.
Beardgrass
Briza maxima (Big quaking grass)
Briza maxima
Big quaking grass
Briza minor (Little quaking grass)
Briza minor
Little quaking grass
Bromus catharticus (Rescue grass)
Bromus catharticus
Rescue grass
Bromus diandrus (Ripgut grass)
Bromus diandrus
Ripgut grass
Bromus hordeaceus (Soft chess)
Bromus hordeaceus
Soft chess
Bromus rubens (Red brome)
Bromus rubens
Red brome
Bromus sp. (Bromus)
Bromus sp.
Bromus
Bromus tectorum (Cheat grass)
Bromus tectorum
Cheat grass
Buchloe dactyloides (Buffalo grass)
Buchloe dactyloides
Buffalo grass
Cenchrus advena (Purple fountain grass, foreign fountain grass)
Cenchrus advena
Purple fountain grass, foreign fountain grass
Cenchrus agrimonioides var. agrimonioides (Kamanomano)
Cenchrus agrimonioides var. agrimonioides
Kamanomano
Cenchrus ciliaris (Buffel grass)
Cenchrus ciliaris
Buffel grass
Cenchrus clandestinus (Kikuyu grass)
Cenchrus clandestinus
Kikuyu grass
Cenchrus echinatus (Sandbur)
Cenchrus echinatus
Sandbur
Cenchrus polystachios (Blue buffel grass)
Cenchrus polystachios
Blue buffel grass
Cenchrus purpureus (Cane grass, elephant grass, napier grass)
Cenchrus purpureus
Cane grass, elephant grass, napier grass
Cenchrus purpureus x americanus (Pearl millet x dwarf napier)
Cenchrus purpureus x americanus
Pearl millet x dwarf napier
Cenchrus purpureus x glaucum (Pearl millet x banagrass hybrid)
Cenchrus purpureus x glaucum
Pearl millet x banagrass hybrid
Cenchrus setaceus (Fountain grass)
Cenchrus setaceus
Fountain grass
Cenchrus setigerus (Cenchrus)
Cenchrus setigerus
Cenchrus
Cenchrus sp. (Unknown cenchrus grass)
Cenchrus sp.
Unknown cenchrus grass
Cenchrus tribuloides (Sanddune sandbur)
Cenchrus tribuloides
Sanddune sandbur
Chloris barbata (Swollen fingergrass)
Chloris barbata
Swollen fingergrass
Chloris gayana (Rhodes grass)
Chloris gayana
Rhodes grass
Chloris radiata (Radiate fingergrass)
Chloris radiata
Radiate fingergrass
Chloris sp. (Fingergrass)
Chloris sp.
Fingergrass
Chloris virgata (Feather fingergrass)
Chloris virgata
Feather fingergrass
Chrysopogon aciculatus (Manienie ula, golden beardgrass)
Chrysopogon aciculatus
Manienie ula, golden beardgrass
Chrysopogon zizanioides (Vetiver grass)
Chrysopogon zizanioides
Vetiver grass
Coix lachryma-jobi (Job's tears)
Coix lachryma-jobi
Job's tears
Cortaderia jubata (Pampas grass)
Cortaderia jubata
Pampas grass
Cortaderia selloana (Pampas grass)
Cortaderia selloana
Pampas grass
Cortaderia sp. (Pampas grass)
Cortaderia sp.
Pampas grass
Cymbopogon citratus (Lemon grass)
Cymbopogon citratus
Lemon grass
Cymbopogon refractus (Barbwire grass)
Cymbopogon refractus
Barbwire grass
Cynodon dactylon (Bermuda grass)
Cynodon dactylon
Bermuda grass
Cynodon nlemfuensis (African Bermudagrass)
Cynodon nlemfuensis
African Bermudagrass
Dactylis glomerata (Cocksfoot)
Dactylis glomerata
Cocksfoot
Dactyloctenium aegyptium (Beach wiregrass)
Dactyloctenium aegyptium
Beach wiregrass
Dendrocalamus asper (Giant bamboo)
Dendrocalamus asper
Giant bamboo
Deschampsia nubigena (Hairgrass)
Deschampsia nubigena
Hairgrass
Dichanthium aristatum (Angleton bluestem)
Dichanthium aristatum
Angleton bluestem
Dichelachne crinita (Dichelachne)
Dichelachne crinita
Dichelachne
Digitaria abyssinica (African couchgrass, Abyssinian finger grass)
Digitaria abyssinica
African couchgrass, Abyssinian finger grass
Digitaria ciliaris (Henry's crab grass)
Digitaria ciliaris
Henry's crab grass
Digitaria eriantha (Pangola grass)
Digitaria eriantha
Pangola grass
Digitaria insularis (Sourgrass)
Digitaria insularis
Sourgrass
Digitaria setigera (Kukae puaa)
Digitaria setigera
Kukae puaa
Digitaria sp. (Crab grass)
Digitaria sp.
Crab grass
Distichlis spicata (Distichlis, saltgrass)
Distichlis spicata
Distichlis, saltgrass
Echinochloa colona (Jungle-rice)
Echinochloa colona
Jungle-rice
Echinochloa crus-galli (Barnyard grass)
Echinochloa crus-galli
Barnyard grass
Ehrharta calycina (Perennial veldt grass)
Ehrharta calycina
Perennial veldt grass
Ehrharta erecta (Panic veldt grass, ehrharta, Lamarck's ehrharta)
Ehrharta erecta
Panic veldt grass, ehrharta, Lamarck's ehrharta
Ehrharta stipoides (Meadow rice grass)
Ehrharta stipoides
Meadow rice grass
Eleusine indica (Wire grass)
Eleusine indica
Wire grass
Eragrostis amabilis (Love grass)
Eragrostis amabilis
Love grass
Eragrostis atropioides (Eragrostis)
Eragrostis atropioides
Eragrostis
Eragrostis brownei (Sheepgrass)
Eragrostis brownei
Sheepgrass
Eragrostis cilianensis (Stink grass)
Eragrostis cilianensis
Stink grass
Eragrostis curvula (Eragrostis)
Eragrostis curvula
Eragrostis
Eragrostis deflexa (Eragrostis)
Eragrostis deflexa
Eragrostis
Eragrostis grandis (Eragrostis)
Eragrostis grandis
Eragrostis
Eragrostis monticola (Kalamalo)
Eragrostis monticola
Kalamalo
Eragrostis paupera (Dwarf eragrostis)
Eragrostis paupera
Dwarf eragrostis
Eragrostis pectinacea (Carolina love grass)
Eragrostis pectinacea
Carolina love grass
Eragrostis sp. (Eragrostis)
Eragrostis sp.
Eragrostis
Eragrostis superba (Wilmann love grass)
Eragrostis superba
Wilmann love grass
Eragrostis unioloides (Eragrostis)
Eragrostis unioloides
Eragrostis
Eragrostis variabilis (Emoloa, kawelu)
Eragrostis variabilis
Emoloa, kawelu
Eriochloa procera (Tropical cupgrass)
Eriochloa procera
Tropical cupgrass
Eustachys petraea (Pinewoods fingergrass)
Eustachys petraea
Pinewoods fingergrass
Festuca bromoides (Brome fescue)
Festuca bromoides
Brome fescue
Festuca glauca (Blue fescue)
Festuca glauca
Blue fescue
Festuca myuros (Rat tail fescue)
Festuca myuros
Rat tail fescue
Festuca rubra (Red fescue)
Festuca rubra
Red fescue
Festuca sp. (Fescue)
Festuca sp.
Fescue
Gastridium ventricosum (Nit grass)
Gastridium ventricosum
Nit grass
Gigantochloa atroviolacea (Tropical black bamboo, Java black)
Gigantochloa atroviolacea
Tropical black bamboo, Java black
Gigantochloa atter (Bamboo)
Gigantochloa atter
Bamboo
Gigantochloa sp. (Malay dwarf bamboo)
Gigantochloa sp.
Malay dwarf bamboo
Guadua angustifolia (Columbian thorny bamboo)
Guadua angustifolia
Columbian thorny bamboo
Hemarthria altissima (Limpo grass, swamp couch, red swamp grass)
Hemarthria altissima
Limpo grass, swamp couch, red swamp grass
Heteropogon contortus (Pili, pili grass)
Heteropogon contortus
Pili, pili grass
Holcus lanatus (Yorkshire fog)
Holcus lanatus
Yorkshire fog
Hyparrhenia dregeana (Silky thatching grass)
Hyparrhenia dregeana
Silky thatching grass
Hyparrhenia rufa (Thatching grass)
Hyparrhenia rufa
Thatching grass
Hyparrhenia sp. (Thatching grass)
Hyparrhenia sp.
Thatching grass
Isachne distichophylla (Ohe)
Isachne distichophylla
Ohe
Ischaemum byrone (Ischaemum)
Ischaemum byrone
Ischaemum
Lachnagrostis filiformis (Heupueo)
Lachnagrostis filiformis
Heupueo
Leptochloa fusca subsp. uninervia (Sprangletop)
Leptochloa fusca subsp. uninervia
Sprangletop
Lepturus repens (Lepturus)
Lepturus repens
Lepturus
Lolium perenne (Perennial ryegrass)
Lolium perenne
Perennial ryegrass
Lolium sp. (Rye grass)
Lolium sp.
Rye grass
Megathyrsus maximus (Guinea grass)
Megathyrsus maximus
Guinea grass
Melinis minutiflora (Molasses grass)
Melinis minutiflora
Molasses grass
Melinis repens (Natal red top)
Melinis repens
Natal red top
Nassella tenuissima (Mexican feather grass)
Nassella tenuissima
Mexican feather grass
Nastus elatus (Nastus bamboo)
Nastus elatus
Nastus bamboo
Oplismenus hirtellus (Basketgrass, bamboo grass)
Oplismenus hirtellus
Basketgrass, bamboo grass
Oryza sp. (Rice)
Oryza sp.
Rice
Otatea acuminata subsp. aztecorum (Mexican weeping bamboo)
Otatea acuminata subsp. aztecorum
Mexican weeping bamboo
Panicum antidotale (Giant panic grass)
Panicum antidotale
Giant panic grass
Panicum bambastii (Blue panic grass)
Panicum bambastii
Blue panic grass
Panicum coloratum (Kleingrass)
Panicum coloratum
Kleingrass
Panicum fauriei (Panicum)
Panicum fauriei
Panicum
Panicum fauriei var. carteri (Panicum)
Panicum fauriei var. carteri
Panicum
Panicum fauriei var. fauriei (Panicum)
Panicum fauriei var. fauriei
Panicum
Panicum fauriei var. latius (Panicum)
Panicum fauriei var. latius
Panicum
Panicum hillebrandianum (Dicanthelium)
Panicum hillebrandianum
Dicanthelium
Panicum konaense (Panicum)
Panicum konaense
Panicum
Panicum nephelophilum (Konakona)
Panicum nephelophilum
Konakona
Panicum pellitum (Panicum)
Panicum pellitum
Panicum
Panicum repens (Torpedo grass)
Panicum repens
Torpedo grass
Panicum sp. (Panicum)
Panicum sp.
Panicum
Panicum tenuifolium (Mountain pili)
Panicum tenuifolium
Mountain pili
Panicum torridum (Konakona)
Panicum torridum
Konakona
Panicum virgatum (Switchgrass)
Panicum virgatum
Switchgrass
Panicum xerophilum (Konakona)
Panicum xerophilum
Konakona
Paspalum atratum (Atra paspalum)
Paspalum atratum
Atra paspalum
Paspalum conjugatum (Hilo grass)
Paspalum conjugatum
Hilo grass
Paspalum dilatatum (Dallis grass)
Paspalum dilatatum
Dallis grass
Paspalum fimbriatum (Fimbriate paspalum, Panama paspalum, Columbia grass)
Paspalum fimbriatum
Fimbriate paspalum, Panama paspalum, Columbia grass
Paspalum mandiocanum var. mandiocanum (Broad leaf paspalum)
Paspalum mandiocanum var. mandiocanum
Broad leaf paspalum
Paspalum notatum (Bahia grass)
Paspalum notatum
Bahia grass
Paspalum plicatulum (Brownseed paspalum)
Paspalum plicatulum
Brownseed paspalum
Paspalum scrobiculatum (Ricegrass)
Paspalum scrobiculatum
Ricegrass
Paspalum setaceum (Paspalum)
Paspalum setaceum
Paspalum
Paspalum sp. (Paspalum)
Paspalum sp.
Paspalum
Paspalum urvillei (Vasey grass)
Paspalum urvillei
Vasey grass
Paspalum vaginatum (Seashore paspalum)
Paspalum vaginatum
Seashore paspalum
Phalaris aquatica (Bulbous canary grass)
Phalaris aquatica
Bulbous canary grass
Phleum pratense (Phleum)
Phleum pratense
Phleum
Phragmites australis (Common reed)
Phragmites australis
Common reed
Phyllostachys nigra (Black bamboo)
Phyllostachys nigra
Black bamboo
Poa annua (Annual bluegrass)
Poa annua
Annual bluegrass
Poa pratensis (Kentucky bluegrass)
Poa pratensis
Kentucky bluegrass
Polypogon interruptus (Ditch polypogon)
Polypogon interruptus
Ditch polypogon
Polypogon sp. (Polypogon)
Polypogon sp.
Polypogon
Rytidosperma pilosum (Rytidosperma)
Rytidosperma pilosum
Rytidosperma
Rytidosperma semiannulare (Rytidosperma)
Rytidosperma semiannulare
Rytidosperma
Rytidosperma sp. (Rytidosperma)
Rytidosperma sp.
Rytidosperma
Saccharum officinarum (Ko, sugarcane)
Saccharum officinarum
Ko, sugarcane
Saccharum sp. (Cane)
Saccharum sp.
Cane
Saccharum spontaneum (Wild sugarcane)
Saccharum spontaneum
Wild sugarcane
Sacciolepis indica (Glenwood grass)
Sacciolepis indica
Glenwood grass
Schedonorus arundinaceus (Festuca)
Schedonorus arundinaceus
Festuca
Schizachyrium condensatum (Tufted beardgrass)
Schizachyrium condensatum
Tufted beardgrass
Schizostachyum brachycladum (Sacred Bali bamboo)
Schizostachyum brachycladum
Sacred Bali bamboo
Setaria palmifolia (Palmgrass)
Setaria palmifolia
Palmgrass
Setaria parviflora (Yellow foxtail)
Setaria parviflora
Yellow foxtail
Setaria sphacelata (African bristle grass)
Setaria sphacelata
African bristle grass
Setaria sphacelata var. anceps (Golden millet)
Setaria sphacelata var. anceps
Golden millet
Setaria verticillata (Bristly foxtail)
Setaria verticillata
Bristly foxtail
Sorghum bicolor (Sorghum)
Sorghum bicolor
Sorghum
Sorghum halepense (Johnson grass)
Sorghum halepense
Johnson grass
Sorghum sp. (Sorghum)
Sorghum sp.
Sorghum
Sporobolus diandrus (Indian dropseed)
Sporobolus diandrus
Indian dropseed
Sporobolus elongatus (Rat tail grass)
Sporobolus elongatus
Rat tail grass
Sporobolus indicus (Smutgrass)
Sporobolus indicus
Smutgrass
Sporobolus piliferus (Dropseed)
Sporobolus piliferus
Dropseed
Sporobolus pyramidatus (Dropseed)
Sporobolus pyramidatus
Dropseed
Sporobolus sp. (Dropseed)
Sporobolus sp.
Dropseed
Sporobolus virginicus (Akiaki)
Sporobolus virginicus
Akiaki
Stenotaphrum secundatum (St. Augustine grass, centipede grass)
Stenotaphrum secundatum
St. Augustine grass, centipede grass
Tragus berteronianus (Bur grass)
Tragus berteronianus
Bur grass
Tripsacum dactyloides (Eastern gamagrass)
Tripsacum dactyloides
Eastern gamagrass
Trisetum glomeratum (Pili uka)
Trisetum glomeratum
Pili uka
Trisetum inaequale (Trisetum)
Trisetum inaequale
Trisetum
Unknown bamboo (Unknown bamboo)
Unknown bamboo
Unknown bamboo
Unknown poaceae (Unknown grass)
Unknown poaceae
Unknown grass
Urochloa brizantha (Palisade grass)
Urochloa brizantha
Palisade grass
Urochloa decumbens (Signal grass)
Urochloa decumbens
Signal grass
Urochloa humidicola (Creeping signal grass, koronivia grass)
Urochloa humidicola
Creeping signal grass, koronivia grass
Urochloa mutica (California grass, para grass)
Urochloa mutica
California grass, para grass
Urochloa plantaginea (Brachiaria)
Urochloa plantaginea
Brachiaria
Zea mays (Corn)
Zea mays
Corn
Zizania latifolia (Manchurian rice grass)
Zizania latifolia
Manchurian rice grass
Zoysia sp. (Zoysia grass)
Zoysia sp.
Zoysia grass

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