Exotic Pest Reporting
T. Forney, Oregon Department of Agriculture
Salt meadow cordgrass
Salt meadow cordgrass (Spartina patens) is an invasive plant. It is a native of Atlantic and Gulf Coasts and was first detected in Oregon in 1930.
This grass displaces native plant species.
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