Species: 

Microstegium vimineum 

Common Name(s): 

Nepalese browntop, Japanese stiltgrass

Habitats Impacted: 

disturbed/waste areas, forest/woodland, riparian/aquatic

Regions likely to be Impacted: 

NE, SE

Present in Neighboring States?

AR, LA, MO, TX

Currently known from Oklahoma?

Yes

Microstegium vimineum 

Chuck Bargeron, University of Georgia, Bugwod.org

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What you should know!

Can grow in a variety of habitats where it forms dense stands and crowds out native species. Infestations spread rapidly, and seed remains viable for up to five years. Grows well even in heavily shaded areas. Introduced as a packing material.

Management information