Panicum pilosum is a species of shrub in the family True grasses. It has a self-supporting growth form. It is native to Tocantins, Pernambuco, Paraíba, Mato Grosso, Pará, Maranhao, Minas Gerais, Espirito Santo, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, Amapá, Mata Atlântica, Acre (Brazil), Rondônia, Bahia, Amazônia, Amazônia, Goiás, Rio de Janeiro, Paraná, Mato Grosso do Sul, São Paulo, Distrito Federal, Roraima, Ceará, and Piauí. It has simple, broad leaves. It is a photoautotroph. Individuals can grow to 2.5 m.
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