Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Thamnochortus
Family: Restionaceae (Monocotyledon)
Taxon : Grass & Restios
Group : Plant

SPECIES
glaber
NOTES

This restion is a dioecious, tufted perennial to 60 cm with a well developed rhizome. The foliage is fine and round.


AUTHORITY
(Mast.) Pillans
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Older flowers are brown
Colour: Brown
Notes: The male flowers are yellow due to the pollen on the anthers
Colour: Yellow
Notes: Female flowers white
Colour: White
Common Name
Hairy reed
Besemriet
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in the veld specially on Morrison's koppie
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
July
August
September
All year
Synonyms for Species
Thamnochortus fruticosus



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