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Eremochloa ophiuroides (Munro) Hack.

Synonyms

Agrostis crinita, Andropogon ophiuroides, Ischaemum ophiuroides

Common names

Centipedegrass

Extract from Wikipedia article

Centipedegrass (Eremochloa ophiuroides) is a warm season lawn grass that is thick sod forming, uniform growing, and medium to light green colored. It has a coarse texture with short upright stems that grow to about 3-5 inches and spread by stolons.[+]

LinkCreeping centipede grass (Eremochloa ophiuroides) near Majlis Al Taawon Street in West Bay. Doha, Qatar, April 19, 2014
Location on mapsMajlis Al Taawon Street, Doha, Qatar
LinkShoot of centipede grass (Eremochloa ophiuroides) near Majlis Al Taawon Street in West Bay. Doha, Qatar, April 19, 2014
Location on mapsMajlis Al Taawon Street, Doha, Qatar
LinkCentipede grass (Eremochloa ophiuroides) taken from a park east from Al Khaliji Bank near Majlis Al Taawon Street in West Bay. Doha, Qatar, June 18, 2015
Location on mapsCorniche Promenade, Doha, Qatar

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QNHG (Qatar Natural History Group) and associated people, for a possibility to participate in their field excursions and to learn about local nature.