Urochloa humidicola

Creeping signal grass

Nonnative to Florida Invasive

Species Overview

Origin: Africa

Based on the data available for Urochloa humidicola, the UF/IFAS Assessment staff predict that this species is a high risk for invasion in the state of Florida, should not be recommended for any uses, and all existing populations should be eradicated.

Prepared by: Deah Lieurance, Ph.D. (dmlieurance@ufl.edu) & S. Luke Flory, Ph.D. (flory@ufl.edu), February 2, 2015.

Species Characteristics