EPPO Global Database

Panicum coloratum(PANCO)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: PANCO
  • Preferred name: Panicum coloratum
  • Authority: Linnaeus


Mediterranean (eastern), eastern coast of Africa to Southern Africa. Introduced in Western Asia, China, North America (southwest)

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Common names
Name Language
coloured guineagrass English
coolahgrass English (AU)
kleingrass English (US)
small buffalograss English (US)
white buffalo grass English
buntes Guineagras German
capim-macaricam Portuguese
bont panicum Afrikaans
kleinbuffelsgras Afrikaans
witbuffelsgras Afrikaans
guāng tóu shǔ Chinese
光头黍 Chinese