Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

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

SPECIES
macrourum
NOTES

A tall perennial with linear leaves up to 10 mm wide. The creeping rhizome is often branched.


AUTHORITY
Trin.
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Tufted grass
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Spikelets turn brown as they age
Colour: Brown
Notes: Young spikelets are green
Colour: Green
Common Name
Beddinggras
Habitat
NOTES: Found near the Woodlands vlei
HABITAT NAME: Vlei
Uses
None known
None
Months
November
December
January
February
March
April
May
All year
Synonyms for Species
Gymnothrix gigantean
Gymnothrix quartiniana
Gymnothrix riparioides
Pennisetum angolense
Pennisetum davyi
Pennisetum exile
Pennisetum franchetianum
Pennisetum giganteum
Pennisetum haareri
Pennisetum kisantuense
Pennisetum macropogon
Pennisetum quartinianum
Pennisetum riparioides
Pennisetum scaettae
Pennisetum stenorrhachis
Pennisetum stolzii
Pennisetum togoense
Pennisetum validum



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