Brazilian satintail. Imperata brasiliensis Trinius Commelinidae. Order: Cyperales. Family: Poaceae. Genus: Imperata. Subject: Imperata brasiliensis Trinius. Imperata is a small but widespread genus of tropical and subtropical grasses, commonly known Imperata brasiliensis – South + Central America, West Indies, southern Mexico; Imperata brevifolia – southwestern USA (CA AZ NV UT NM TX) . Brazilian satintail, USDA PLANTS Symbol: IMBR U.S. Nativity: Exotic Habit: Grass or Grasslike. Imperata brasiliensis Trinius.

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Imperata brasiliensis

Vermont Brazilian satintail Class A noxious weed. Fertile lemma and palea shorter than glumeshyaline. Only plant populations vouchered by specimens deposited in Index Herbariorum http: Federal noxious weed list with descriptions IMBR.

Imperata brasiliensis is an erect, tufted perennial grass with rhizomesto cm tall. For more information, contact: South Carolina Brazilian satintail Plant pest. Spikelet callus with silky hairs 7—13 mm long. Views Read Edit View history. Satintail grass species are perennial rhizomatous herbs with solid, erect stems and silky inflorescences. Common names are from state bgasiliensis federal lists. Correct spelling is brasiliensiz for desired results, but because this function is a string search the full name need not be entered.

Identification considerations Imperata brasiliensis is often confused with Imperata cylindrica L. Name and classification Imperata brasiliensis Trin. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Atlas of Florida Plants http: Imperata Cirillo Type species Imperata arundinacea Cirillo. Plantarum Rariorum Regni Neapolitani 2: Common names Brazilian satintail, Brazilian blady grass. Searching using “snake root” will yield no results due to the extra space, but searching “snake” will generate a short list of plants with the word “snake” in the common name.


This page was last edited on 10 Julyat The genus is named after Ferrante Imperatoa Renaissance apothecary who lived in Naples in the late 16th and early 17th Centuries.

Sterile lemma if present ca. Proper vouchers display all the necessary attributes for complete identification of the plant, and are to be accompanied by accurate locality, habitat, collection time, and collector data.

Minnesota Brazilian satintail Prohibited noxious weed. Introduced, Invasive, and Noxious Plants.

Satintails Imperata cylindrica Scientific classification Kingdom: Habitat low altitudes, sandy and humid soils, pinelands; a weed of waste places and perennial crops. The intended name imperta then be chosen from any of those lists.

Brazilian satintail, Imperata brasiliensis Cyperales: Poaceae

Massachusetts Brazilian satintail Prohibited. Spermatophyta — Seed plants. State agriculture or natural resource departments.

Tracheobionta — Vascular plants. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. This plant may be known by one or more brasikiensis names in different places, and some are listed above. Show All Show Tabs Brazilian satintail. This plant is listed by the U. Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants: Manual of the grasses of the United States. This Panicoideae article is a stub. Data Source and Documentation. A, spikelet; B, spikelet with bracts removed to show caryopsis; C, caryopsis in ventral view; D, caryopsis in inperata view; drawing by Lynda E.


Imperata is a small but widespread genus of tropical and subtropical grassescommonly known as satintails. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Click on a place name to get a complete noxious weed list for that location, or click here for a composite list of all Federal and State Noxious Weeds.

California Brazilian satintail Quarantine. This plant can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted below.

Florida Brazilian satintail Noxious weed. Furthermore, a search of brasipiensis snake” or even “nia snak” yields one result: For example, matching the full name exactly in a Scientific Name search for Piptochaetium avenacioides may be difficult, but strings of either tium aven or avenaci or m avenac or pipto will all result in very small lists of matches.