Sorghum halepense (L.) Pers. (ITIS)
Johnsongrass, Johnson grass, Aleppo grass, Aleppo milletgrass
Mediterranean Region (Howard 2004)
Early 1800s (Warwick and Black 1983)
Introduced for forage (Howard 2004)
Agricultural weed that can cause serious economic losses (Howard 2004)
Distribution / Maps / Survey Status
The section below contains highly relevant resources for this species, organized by source.
State and Local Government
Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Sorghum halepense. [Accessed Sep 18, 2023].
Howard, J.L. 2004. Sorghum halepense. In: Fire Effects Information System. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Fire Sciences Laboratory.
Warwick, S.I. and L.D. Black. 1983. The biology of Canadian weeds. 61. Sorghum halepense (L.) PERS. Canadian Journal of Plant Science 63:997-1014.