Flower NameEleusine indica
Formal NameEleusine indica
Alias雄日芝, the Indian goosegrass
HabitatThroughout the world's temperate to tropical.
MorphAnnual herbaceous grasses
Eleusine indica ( scientific name: Eleusine indica) is a temperate to tropical region of the world, it is a grass of an annual herb of the family Poaceae. It grows naturally in the field during the summer and autumn. Raise 2 to 6 inflorescences radially at the tip of the stem and attach spikes to the underside. Leaves are green and linear. There are also southern crabgrass (Digitaria ciliaris) against this species.
Generic name: Eleusine indica, Scientific name: Eleusine indica, aka: Wire grass, the Indian goosegrass, Grass Length: 30 - 50 cm, growing season: May - November, leaf color: green, flowering period: August - October.
Flower typeActinomorphic Flower
Flower arraySpike Inflorescence
Leaf edgeEntire Fringe
SeasonAug Sep Oct
Height30 ~ 50 [cm]
Diameter0.1 ~ 0.2