Patagonia Wildflowers
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broadleaf carpetgrass
Axonopus compressus
Axonopus compressus
broadleaf carpetgrass Grass Family
Axonopus compressus Poaceae
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Spanish common names
  •grama brasileña
  •grama bahiana
common names
  •broadleaf carpetgrass
  •grama-são-carlos (Brazil)
accepted scientific name
  •Axonopus compressus (Sw.) P. Beauv.
rules for finding collection records
  •Axonopus compressus (184)
  •Anastrophus compressus (0)
  •Paspalum compressum (2)
  •Paspalum depressum (0)
  •Paspalum platycaule (0)
family name
  • Poaceae
Image Author: ©2008 Harry Rose
Image License: CC BY
Image Source
Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed last week of September thru 1st week of June

How Likely at this Location (28%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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