Polypogon viridis

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaPoaceaePolypogonPolypogon viridis

Ecology

An annual or perennial herb which is well-naturalised in the Channel Islands on roadsides and by pools. In England it grows on tips and damp waste ground, and is spreading as a weed of nurseries, gardens and pavement cracks. Lowland.

Status

Neophyte

World Distribution

Native of S. Europe, S.W. & C. Asia & N. Africa; widely naturalised elsewhere.

© K.J. Walker, BSBI

Atlas Change Index: 1.28

JNCC Designations

NBNSYS0000002643

Atlas text references

Atlas (398d)
Le Sueur F
1984.  Flora of Jersey.
McClintock (1975
1987a)