Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

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

SPECIES
curvula
NOTES

A tufted perennial to 1 m with fairly narrow leaves which may be hairy or glabrous. The leaves may be blue-green and are usually concentrated at the base of the plant. A highly productive pasture grass of medium palatability.


AUTHORITY
(Schrad.) Nees
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Tufted grass
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: A contracted or open panicle with awnless, glabrous spikelets which are often dark in colour
Colour: Green
Common Name
Weeping love grass
Oulandsgras
Blousaadgras
Boer love grass
Weeping grass
Wire grass
Fyngras
Renostergras
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in the veld
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
Erosion control
Frequently used for erosion control
Months
October
November
December
All year
Synonyms for Species
Eragrostis robusta



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