The Plants Database includes the following 70 species of Digitaria . A taxonomic revision of the genus Digitaria (Panicoideae: Poaceae) in mainland Southeast Asia Phytotaxa 246: 248-280. pronounced: dij-ih-TARE-ee-uh did-ACT-ty-luh. Digitaria comes from the Latin word digitus, a finger (or toe), referring to the seed head of the Fingergrass genus; didactyla is from the Greek διδακτυλος (didaktylos), having 2 fingers. Naturalised in Queensland from a heterogenous stock introduced from the Mascarene Islands in the early 1800s. Consignments are to be free from soil, weed seeds and extraneous material. inspection. Digitaria is a genus of plants in the grass family native to tropical and warm temperate regions. Other names (PBR name, trademark, breeder code) Formerly D. swazilandensis (scientific name). It can also tolerate short-term flooding and water-logging.Queensland Blue Couch is a small, strongly stoloniferous perennial grass, rooting and branching from the nodes, with bluish-green coloured leaves. Digitaria didactyla. Notes on Taxonomy and Nomenclature Top of page. Two seed harvests of Digitaria didactyla in January and November 1971 yielded 103 and 98 kg clean seed ha-1 respectively. Willdenow, C.L. Leaf-blade surface smooth; glabrous. Common name. Other names (PBR name, trademark, breeder code) Formerly D. swazilandensis (scientific name); Serangoon grass; Queensland Blue Couch AgriCOTE (by Barenbrug Australia). of Species: Growth Habit: Prostrate mat-forming: Growth Rate: Fast: Height: 0.2 - 0.4 m (1 - 1 ft) Spread: 2 m (7 ft) Plant Overview Naturally spread through cattle faeces under prolonged heavy grazing. Keeping Your Lawn Healthy and Weed-free. Species (4) Taxonomic rank. The species with the highest germinable seed content in faeces were Digitaria didactyla, Axonopus affinis and Eleusine indica eleusine indica Subject Category: Organism Names see more details, … * BLUE RIBBON SEED PRODUCTS TROPICAL AND SUB-TROPICAL GRASSES [#] BUFFEL GRASS - American - Biloela - Gayndah - Cenchrus ciliaris CREEPING BLUEGRASS - Bisset - Hatch - Bothriochloa insculpta DIGITARIA - Premier - Digitaria smutsii GUINEA GRASS - Hamil - … green serangoon grass in … A. National Agriculture Quarantine and Inspection Authority (NAQIA). (blue couch) is a warm-season turfgrass well adapted to use in low maintenance lawns, parks and golf fairways on well-drained acid infertile light-textured soils in humid subtropical and tropical climates with mild winters and an absence of heavy frosting. Category:Digitaria didactyla. Related Searches. Description. It grows in a open sunny position … peninsulae (Ohwi) Henrard, Monogr. Una ning gihulagway ni Carl Ludwig von Willdenow. Digitaria didactyla var. Fine textured turf with blue-green leaves. Section. Dehulling the seed severely reduced germination and … ​Details of treatment to be endorsed on the phytosanitary certificate in the treatment section. Digitaria didactyla Digitaria didactyla is a species of grass known by the common names blue couch, Queensland blue couch, blue serangoon grass, green serangoon grass, blue stargrass, and petit gazon (in Mauritius).It is native to Mauritius, Réunion, parts of mainland Africa, and Madagascar.It has been introduced widely outside its native range, mainly for use as a pasture and turf grass. Culms prostrate; 15–30 cm long; rooting from lower nodes. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging. 2 International Turfgrass Society Research Journal ... seeds in dung is a major factor facilitating the spread of the species (Jones et al., 1991). Pagka karon wala pay siak nga nalista ubos niini niya. Ligule an eciliate membrane; 0.8 mm long. This makes it an ideal lawn grass for Magnetic Island, particularly where the lawn is irrigated. A copy of the import permit must be presented at the time of making an appointment … Willdenow. (including by third parties you in any way allow or assist to access the information). in the wider Sydney and Blue Mountains region and on the New South Wales North Coast). It’s also used extensively on sports fields and a variety of gardens and parks throughout Brisbane, the Gold Coast, the Sunshine Coast, Ipswich and the Northern […] or up-to-date information. : 991 (1950) References . Blue couch (Digitaria didactyla) is regarded as an environmental weed in some parts of Queensland and New South Wales (i.e. Common name. Digitaria didactyla. Culms prostrate; 15–30 cm long; rooting from lower nodes. for general information only, and you should independently verify the information in the database before relying It is very widely grown as a lawn grass and is a common weed of inhabited areas. While the Commonwealth has processes in place for updating the database and correcting errors that are found, Overview; Gallery; Names; Classification; Records; Literature; Sequences; Data Partners + Online Resources. Digitaria didactylaWilld. Rhizomes elongated; knotty. This seed is produced in Queensland, Australia. 2016. A. (2012). Other authorities treat it as a species in its own right, but it has similar uses to D. didactyla. Blue couch ( Digitaria didactyla ) is regarded as an environmental weed in some parts of Queensland and New South Wales (i.e. A. National Tropical Botanical Garden, Hawaii. It prefers a warm moist environment with a temperature range from 15ºC to 40ºC and an annual rainfall between 700-1,250 mm annually. It is native to Mauritius, Réunion, parts of mainland Africa, and Madagascar. HABIT Perennial; mat forming. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. It has a fairly wide tolerance of soil types, but has a definite preference for lighter soil, and is very common on granite sands. Digitaria diversinervis . Consignments are to be free from pests, soil, weed seeds and extraneous material. Q. Mga kasarigan 2.0 2.1; Mga sumpay ha gawas. The variety maintains a dense sward when mown … The seed retained viability over a two-year storage period at 15°C, and germination percentages up to 80 per cent were obtained. Digitaria. An Wikimedia Commons mayda media nga nahahanungod han: Digitaria didactyla: An Wikispecies in may-ada impormasyon nga may pagkahisumpay ha: Digitaria didactyla: Last edited on 8 Nobyembre 2014, at 19:43. Aussieblue (formerly D. swazilandensis) Aussie Blue Couch, like its QLD Blue counterpart is a common turf variety used for domestic and commercial lawns. Consignments are to be immersed in a solution of appropriate fungicide and insecticide for more than 5 minutes. APNI* Description: Stoloniferous perennial to 0.4 m high, rooting and branching from the nodes. : 182 (1950) Digitaria didactyla var. With frequent mowing, it forms a soft, springy turf, and is quite effective in crowding out weeds and other grasses, even buffalo grass.The grass is native to Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Swaziland, Mauritius and Reunion. Espesye sa balili ang Digitaria didactyla. It is now widespread throughout the tropics and subtropics. Or. Dehulling the seed severely reduced germination and … Wetland Status. Govaerts, R. et al. decalvata Digitaria camusiana Henrard Digitaria caespitosa B.Boivin ex A.Camus. Seed of D. didactyla is available for lawns but is expensive so it is usually planted as turf. Feeding: Lawns need regular feeding to resist wear, disease and heat stress. land, waters and culture. Digitaria didactyla var. Description. Digitaria didactyla - Blue Couchgrass Digitaria milanjiana - Jarragrass Digitaria smutsii - Digitaria Dolichos lablab - Hyacinth bean E Echinochloa crus-galli - Shirohie Millet Echinochloa frumentacea Link - Japanese Millet Ehrharta calycina J.E. The leaf-sheath is densely to sparsely pilose, the ligule 1 – 1.5 mm long, the blade 1 – 3 mm wide, usually glabrous. 1809. pronounced: dij-ih-TARE-ee-uh did-ACT-ty-luh (Poaceae — the grass family)common name: Queensland blue couch. and does not accept any liability in connection with reliance on the information contained within the database Aussie Blue Couch Digitaria didactyla cv. Keeping Your Lawn Healthy and Weed-free. Ang mga gi basihan niini. Digitaria. Seeds Stoloniferous growth habit, Queensland Blue Couch Blue couch with Aeschynomene falcata Antonina graminis (Rhodes grass scale), a species of mealybug on D. swazilandensis Stand of swazii grass damaged by Antonina scale Digitaria didactyla & D. swazilandensis Scientific name Digitaria didactyla Willd. the database may be subject to change at any time without notice and will not necessarily contain the most accurate Digitaria didactyla is a species of grass known by the common names blue couch, Queensland blue couch, blue serangoon grass, green serangoon grass, blue stargrass, and petit gazon (in Mauritius). in the wider Sydney and Blue Mountains region and on the New South Wales North Coast). Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. An sulod in … Digitaria didactyla Catalogue number:MEL 0590338A Collector: null s.n. decalvata Henrard, Monogr. Use lawn food … A copy of the import permit must be presented at the time of making an appointment … Import Permit dated 27 October 2016, NPPO communication 4 February 2020. in the wider Sydney and Blue Mountains region and on the New South Wales North Coast). All the excess chemical must be removed after treatment. Smith - Veldtgrass Eleusine corocana - Finger Millet Elymus spp. Blue couch (Digitaria didactyla ) is regarded as an environmental weed in some parts of Queensland and New South Wales (i.e. Culm-nodes brown; glabrous. Ligule an eciliate membrane; 0.8 mm long. decalvata Digitaria camusiana Henrard Digitaria caespitosa B.Boivin ex A.Camus. [excluded] – crabgrass Subordinate Taxa. Where is this seed produced? Tropika is a fine-medium textured grass with a soft leaf, suited for domestic and commercial lawns, low usage recreational areas. Rhizomes elongated; knotty. Search for DIGITARIA+DIDACTYLA returned 4 results. This seed is produced in Queensland, Australia. on it. Consignments are to be free from pests, soil, weed seeds and extraneous material. Currently, the seed we are stocking is called Digitaria Didactyla (8/7/17) Q. Blue Couch species Accepted Name authority: UKSI Establishment means: Native. Uses. This plant has no children Legal Status. the treatment and present it to the Authorised Officer at the time of 1809. Where is this seed produced? Digitaria didactyla: Common Name: Blue Couch, Queensland Blue Couch, Swaz Grass: Family Name: Poaceae: Cultivars: Origin: East Africa, Madagascar, Zone 9-11: Growth Type: Grass: Bark Type: Stemless / Acaulescent: Foliage Type: Evergreen: Water Use: High: No. Stolons present. It prefers an annual rainfall range of 900–1,800 mm, and will survive seasonal dry conditions by losing all its leaf, the rhizomes surviving underground. in the wider Sydney and Blue Mountains region and on the New South Wales North Coast). Leaves with sheath densely to sparsely pilose; ligule 1–1.5 mm long; blade 1–3 mm wide, usually glabrous, green to bluish green. Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division: Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class : Liliopsida – Monocotyledons ... Digitaria Haller – crabgrass Species: Digitaria didactyla Willd. D. swazilandensis is mostly a poor seeder and is normally established from cuttings on about a 40 cm grid. What is the botanical name of this QLD Blue Couch Seed? The database is provided Refine results Refine results. Leaf-blades 3–6(–10) cm long; 3–6 mm wide; glaucous. A. It has been introduced widely outside its native range, mainly for use as a pasture and turf grass. Digitaria didactyla. Enumeratio Plantarum Horti Regii Botanici Berolinensis: continens descriptiones omnium vegetabilium in horto dicto cultorum / D. Car. 1) Seed gall nematode (Anguina spp) and Annual Ryegrass Toxicity Syndrome are known not to occur in the area of production, 2) A representative sample was … Two seed harvests of Digitaria didactyla in January and November 1971 yielded 103 and 98 kg clean seed ha-1 respectively. The sward can grow to 20 cm high if not grazed or mown. Leaf sheath length … The highest content recorded was 20.5 germinable seeds/g faecal DM. Feed-in Spring, early Summer and Autumn. Queensland blue couch has been used as a minor Digitus is the Lat Digitaria didactyla Willd. Leaf-sheaths smooth, or scaberulous; glabrous on surface. Digitaria didactyla Willd. Culm-nodes brown; glabrous. It is very widely grown as a lawn Stolons present. Common names Queensland blue couch in English blue couch in English blue couch grass in English blue serangoon grass in English blue stargrass in English crabgrass in language. 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