Nepalese Browntop (Microstegium vimineum)


Microstegium Vimineum, or more commonly know as Nepalese Browntop, is a graminoid of the genus Microstegium. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Microstegium Vimineum or Nepalese Browntop's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Puerto Rico, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Microstegium
  • Family: Poaceae
  • Order: Cyperales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual
  • Growth Habit: Graminoid
  • Native Status: L48 (I) PR (I)
  • State Noxious Status: AL (CCW) CT (IB) MA (P)
  • State Noxious Common Name: AL (Marys grass Japanese grass) CT (Japanese stilt grass) MA (Japanese stilt grass Nepalese browntop)
  • PLANTS Invasive Status: SEEPPC STATE

Browse Plants by State

Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming