Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Rostraria
Family: Poaceae (Monocotyledon)
Taxon : Grass & Restios
Group : Plant

SPECIES
cristata
NOTES

An annual grass to 40 cm. The leaves are linear and about 2.5 mm wide. A Mediterranean weed.


AUTHORITY
L.) Tzvelev
Sub Author
Conservation
Exotic
Habit
Tufted grass
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Spikelets in a contracted panicle with glabrous upper glumes and awned lemmas
Colour: Green
Notes: The spikes turn white as they age
Colour: White
Common Name
None known
Habitat
NOTES: Found in dry exposed areas
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
December
November
October
Synonyms for Species
Koeleria phleoides
Lophochloa cristata



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