EPPO Global Database

Nassella neesiana(STDNE)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: STDNE
  • Preferred name: Nassella neesiana
  • Authority: (Trinius & Ruprecht) Barkworth


Native to South America (Colombia to Chile, Bolivia to Paraguay, eastern Brazil and Argentina).

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Stipa neesiana Trinius & Ruprecht
Stipa setigera Presl

Common names
Name Language
American needlegrass English
Chilean needlegrass English
stipe de Nees French
lino delle fate sudamericano Italian