Eragrostis cilianensis



Candy Grass, Stinking Lovegrass

ID Characteristics

Life cycle: Summer annual
Growth Habit: Bunch type Propagation: Seed
Ligule: Short fringe of hairs
Auricles: Absent
Vernation: Folded
Collar: Narrow
Root Type: Fibrous
Seedhead Color: Grey to green


Similar Species

Herbicidal Control Options

  • Preemergence: Oryzalin, Pendimethalin, Prodiamine
  • Post Emergence: Foramsulfuron, Metribuzin, Sethoxydim, Sulfentrazone

Please note: one or more of these active ingredients may exist in combination-type brand name products. Any material used for herbicidal control of any plant may vary in efficacy. Please read the full disclaimer on herbicide usage.