crowfoot grass, Indian goose grass, yard grass
[Cynosurus indicus L.]
Etymology: Eleusine: from town where Ceres, goddess of harvests, was worshiped
Plants: annual grass
Conservation Status: Introduced - naturalized
Flora of North America: Flora of North America Floristic Rating: Wetland Indicator = FACU USDA Plants Database: Federal Distribution and detailed information including photos Grasses of Iowa: Detailed photographs, descriptions, maps USDA Agricultural Research Service (ARS): Images of seeds, fruits, embryos, etc.