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Bolivar Naturally

Brownseed Paspalum

Paspalum plicatulum

Family: (Poaceae) Grasses

Habitat: Open woodlands, prairies

Height: 3-6 ft.

Bloom Period: May - July

Description: Brownseed paspalum prefers partial shade and moist, sandy soil.

The Wildlife Connection: Seeds eaten by many species of birds and wildlife. Grasses are host plants for many of the skipper species.

Brownseed Paspalum
Brownseed Paspalum

Jaime Gonzalez

Gulf fritillary on brownseed paspaulm
Gulf Fritillary on Brownseed Paspaulm

Don Verser