1904. Imperata cylindrica: translation. Home > Plant Directory > Imperata cylindrica. Imperata cylindrica 'Rubra' Synonym(s): Imperata cylindrica 'Red Baron' Common Name: 'Japanese blood grass' One of the most colourful grasses. Also known as ‘Rubra’, Imperata cylindrica ‘Red Baron’ bears brilliant red spikes that fade to bright green at the base and become transluscent with age. Saccharum koenigii Retzius 1789. Other common names in English include kunai grass, blady grass, satintail, spear grass, sword grass, thatch grass, alang-alang, lalang grass, cotton wool grass, and kura-kura among other names. Common Name: Cogongrass. It has a place in the ecology where it binds soils and stream banks helping them resist erosion. cogongrass, cogon grass, alang-alang, Japanese blood grass. Imperata cylindrica on a mountainside in Bukidnon, Philippines The species is most commonly known in English as "cogongrass", from Spanish cogón , from the Tagalog and Visayan kugon . Video ID segment (2-3 minutes / transcript below) Online image request form. APNI* Synonyms: Imperata cylindrica var. koenigii (Retzius) Bentham ex Pilger, in Perkins, Fragm. Common Name: Cottonwool grass. Philipp. Dataset GBIF Backbone Taxonomy Rank SPECIES Published in Nomencl. ID 42393 Symbol Key IMCY Common Name cogongrass Family Poaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, FL, GA, LA, MS, OR, SC, TX, VA Growth Habit Graminoid. Imperata cylindrica. Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch. Common Names. AVH is a collaborative project of the state, Commonwealth and territory herbaria, developed under the auspices of the Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria (CHAH), representing the major Australian collections. Bot., ed. alang-alang prefer. Imperata cylindrica (L.)P.Beauv. Seldom flowers. Imperata cylindrica var. Imperata cylindrica ‘Rubra’ Common name: Japanese blood grass. Imperata cylindrica … [4] Other common names in English include kunai grass, blady grass, satintail, spear grass, sword grass, thatch grass, alang-alang, lalang grass, cotton wool grass, and kura-kura among other names. Spreads by underground runners. Imperata cylindrica, commonly known as cogongrass, is now considered to be one of the ten worst weeds in the world. In Australia however, as a native grass, it has a small, balanced role in the landscape. Imperata cylindrica — ID 42393 Symbol Key IMCY Common Name cogongrass Family Poaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, FL, GA, LA, MS, OR, SC, TX, VA Growth Habit Graminoid … USDA Plant Characteristics. Hack. Slow spreading, loose clumps with narrow silvery flower panicles in late summer. A red-leaved variety of this species is considered non-invasive and is sold under a number of names: Red Baron Japanese blood grass, Imperata cylindrica 'Red Baron', Imperata cylindrica 'Rubra', Imperata cylindrica var. Upright, yellowish-green leaves, which are stained blood-red from the tip particularly in the autumn. africana (Andersson) C. E. Hubb. Foliage Leaves have an off-center, whitish midrib and finely serrated margins. latifolia (Hooker f.) : Details; Images (33) Synonyms (94) Accepted Names (1) References (21) Homonyms (1) Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch. ID - 42393. (2015) suggest that one clonal lineage (CL2) is predominant in Florida, with its origin unknown. Growing plant ... Imperata cylindrica is a perennial grass growing around 120cm tall and forming extensive clumps by means of its aggressively spreading rhizomes[418. Zone: 4-9. Plant Type: Grass. APNI* Description: Rhizomatous perennial producing tufts to 1.2 m high; rhizomes elongate, branched, tough, scaly, sometimes with tuber-like swellings on the lower roots. Origin: Southeast Asia 1 Introduction to Florida: 1911 (accidental) 2. Growing plant Photograph by: Mark Marathon. Recognized by Conabio. (Incl. English. major (Nees) C.E.Hubb. Cogongrass has several common names, including japgrass, Japanese bloodgrass, Red Baron, or speargrass but its scientific name is Imperata cylindrica (L.) Beauv. It is very difficult to eradicate. There are no common names associated with this taxon. Also known as ‘Red Baron’, Imperata cylindrica ‘Rubra’ bears brilliant red spikes that fade to bright green at the base and become transluscent with age. condensata (Steud.) Curated hierarchies for Imperata condensata Steud. Imperata cylindrica on a mountainside in Bukidnon, Philippines The species is most commonly known in English as "cogongrass", [2] from Spanish cogón , from the Tagalog and Visayan kugon . Scientific name. Poaceae (Gramineae) Origin. Common Name: COGONGRASS: Plant Notes: Analyses by Burrell et al. Family: Poaceae. This grassy weed spreads by seed and vegetatively. 2006). Imperata cylindrica var. It’s also suitable for growing in a container. latifolia Imperata cylindrica (Linnaeus) Palisot de Beauvois, var. Overview Appearance Imperata cylindrica is a perennial, colony-forming grass which can grow up to 6 ft. (1.8 m) tall. Imperata cylindrica (L.) P.Beauv. Synonyms Imperata cylindrica 'Red Baron' Imperata 'Red Baron' . Imperata cylindrica 'Rubra' Common Name(s): Japanese Blood Grass; Phonetic Spelling im-per-AH-tah sil-IN-drih-kah Description. It’s perfect for growing in a mixed border, among other grasses or bold-coloured flowers. Not accepted according to Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) Taxonomic Hierarchy (other, see comments) ... Common Names. It is a prolific seed-producer and also reproduces vegetately via hard, creeping rhizomes. Cogon grass, cotton wool grass, silver spike, sword grass, ialang, lusanke (Luganda), mtimbi (Kiswahili), ol'ungu (Maasai). Imperata cylindrica is commonly encountered along wetland margins, but it is intolerant of conditions of prolonged soil inundation by water (GBEP 2007). Imperata cylindrica is a tufted, perennial grass up to 1.5 m tall. Media in category "Imperata cylindrica" The following 121 files are in this category, out of 121 total. Name Authority; Imperata arundinacea: Cirillo: Imperata arundinacea var. Other common names cogon grass 'Rubra' Japanese blood grass . It’s perfect for growing in a mixed border, among other grasses or bold-coloured flowers. 3: 10, 1797 Bruno78430 (cc-by-sa) Cédric Dalex (cc-by ... Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch. 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