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Green Sprangletop (Disakisperma dubium (Kunth) P.M.Peterson & N.Snow)

Also classified as Leptochloa dubia (Kunth) Nees.

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Native or Not Present
Introduced or Not Present
Native or Introduced
Native or Expanded

This tentative map is based on our own research. It may have limited data on Canada and/or Mexico, and there is some subjectivity in our assignment of plants as introduced vs. expanded. Read more in this blog post.


This species is sometimes included in seed mixes intended for rangeland, as it tend to have a relatively high value as forage. Such usage has resulted in its establishment in new areas outside its native range.

Leptochloa dubia (green sprangletop) | USDA PLANTS Database (About This Site)

Green Sprangletop | iNaturalist (About This Site)

Disakisperma dubium | Biota of North America Project (BONAP) (About This Site)