Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

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

SPECIES
maritima
NOTES

A rhizomatous or stoloniferous creeping perennial to 80 cm with linear, rolled leaves.


AUTHORITY
(Curtis) Fernald
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Mat forming grass
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Spikelets secund in a spike-like raceme. Lower glume three-quarters as long as spikelet, upper glume as long as spikelet
Colour: Green
Common Name
Cord grass
Strandkweek
Cape cord grass
Habitat
NOTES: Grows on the intertidal mudflats
HABITAT NAME: Riverside
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
November
December
January
February
March
Synonyms for Species
Spartina capensis



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