Panicum repens
Panicum repens
(torpedo grass)
Plants
Exotic

Impact ID4161
Impact TypeWater Quality
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionThe dense growth of Panicum repens in the Everglades prevents the growth of submerged Aquatic Vegetation that are vital for improved water quality in storm water treatment areas.
Reference35825
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationFlorida Everglades

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