Echinochloa frumentacea

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Echinochloa frumentacea - Stout, tufted, leafy annual, 60 – 100 cm or more tall; culms erect or almost so, herbaceous and somewhat inflated, terete or compressed, glabrous, few-noded, nodes glagrous; blades usually flat, linear-lanceolate, acuminate, not narrowed at base; ligule, auricles and collar glabrous. Sheath cetaceous, becoming very loose, glabrous, strongly nerved. Panicle compact and continuous or almost so, shortly excerted. Grain strongly compressed dorsally.

Scientific Name Echinochloa frumentacea
Family Name POACEAE
English Name
Local Name Rajamaratu
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status
Status Only under cultivation
Edible Parts None

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