Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
Natural range: Old World Tropics, escaped across most of the U.S., including Florida
Habitat: Turf species, escaped and weedy
Recognition: Narrow-bladed strongly rhizomatous turfgrass with a characteristic inflorescence: the spikes radiating from one point. The spikes smaller in diameter (1 mm) than most of the other grasses with radiating spikes.
Florida status: Escaped, weedy turfgrass. This is an important cultivated species available in many cultivars.