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Common Name: Southern Crab Grass
Digitaria ciliaris is an annual plant that can grow up to 0.60 metres tall.
It has edible uses.
Cosmopolitan in warmer areas of the world.
Waste ground and cultivated fields all over Japan[
We have very little information on this species and do not know if it will be hardy in Britain, though it is likely to succeed oudoors as a spring-sown annual[
A polymorphic species[
One report says the plant is edible but does not specify which part[