EPPO Global Database

Eragrostis patula(ERATE)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ERATE
  • Preferred name: Eragrostis patula
  • Authority: (Kunth) Steudel


Western Asia, central, eastern and southern Africa. Widely naturalized in Australia, also found in Egypt and probably elsewhere. Casual in Europe

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Eragrostis tenuifolia (Richard) Steudel

Common names
Name Language
elastic grass English (AU)