Native Crabgrass

Digitaria filiformis



Grass with hairy sheaths. Tufted. Grows in sandy, sunny uplands. Flowers are fan shaped and appear in summer. Very small spikelets

Plant Overview:

Other Common Names:Slender Crabgrass
Plant Family:Poaceae
Plant Duration:Annual
Plant Type:Graminoids/Grasses
Bloom Time:Late July to mid September
Fruit Timing:Early August to October
Global and State Rank:G5, S4
Commercially available landscape plant?No
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Type:Sandy
Soil Moisture:Dry
Light Needs:
Opitmal Light:Sun
Light Range:Sun
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Dry

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