EPPO Global Database

Spartina patens(SPTPA)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: SPTPA
  • Preferred name: Spartina patens
  • Authority: (Aiton) Muhlenberg


Canada (eastern), USA (Texas to northeast), Caribbean (Cuba, Jamaica, Hispaniola, Puerto Rico). Introduced in Spain, Portugal, Western Canada, Western USA

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Common names
Name Language
marshhay cordgrass English (US)
saltmeadow cordgrass English (US)
espartina júncia Catalan