cogongrass USDA PLANTS Symbol: IMCY
U.S. Nativity: Exotic
Habit: Herb
Imperata cylindrica (L.) Beauv.
Taxonomic Rank: Liliopsida: Cyperales: Poaceae
Synonym(s): cogon grass, alang-alang, Japanese blood grass
Native Range: Old World trop. & temp regions (GRIN);

U.S. State(s) where reported invasive:

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U.S. National Parks where reported invasive:
Colonial National Historical Park (Virginia)