EPPO Global Database

Eleusine tristachya(ELETR)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ELETR
  • Preferred name: Eleusine tristachya
  • Authority: (Lamarck) Lamarck


South America. Introduced in parts of Europe, Caucasus, South Africa, North America (locally), Australia (Queensland, South, New South Wales, Victoria), New Zealand 

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Eleusine barcinonensis Costa

Common names
Name Language
American yardgrass English
three-spike goose grass English
dreiährige Eleusine German
éleusine à trois épis French
pasto ruso Spanish (AR)
элевсина трёхколосая Russian
eleusina geminada Catalan