Paspalum floridanum Michx.
Natural range: Eastern U.S.
Habitat: Diverse. Often at edges, in shade or sun.
Florida status: Native
Recognition: To 2 m tall. Sheaths and adaxial leaf blades tending to be villous. Spikelets 2.9-4.1 mm. Glume 5-veined.
Paspalum praecox similar but leaves conduplicate (folded, vs. flattened). Spikelets 2.1-3.1 mm, flattened. Glume 3-veined.