Botanical name: Dichanthium annulatum Family: Poaceae (Grass family)
Synonyms: Dichanthium papillosum, Andropogon annulatus
Sheda Grass is a perennial grass, up to about 25 cm tall. Distinguishing feature is that ligule is a membrane about 1 mm high. Leaf blades 3-30 cm long, 2-7 mm wide. Inflorescence branches, subdigitate, 3-5 arms from 3-7 cm long. Spikelets paired, sessile spikelet is fertile.
Identification credit: Gurcharan Singh
The flower labeled Sheda Grass is ...