Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

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

SPECIES
racemosa
NOTES

A perennial with branched or unbranched culms to 50 cm. Leaf blade 5 mm wide, flattened or rolled, glabrous and often scabrid.


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


Colour
Notes: A narrow panicle or raceme to 200 mm long. Lemmas have hairy margins and glabrous backs
Colour: White
Common Name
Fluffy grass
Flossiegras
Haakgras
Dronkgras
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in the veld
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
October
November
December
January
February
March
All year
Synonyms for Species
Melica bolusii
Melica brevifolia
Melica decumbens
Melica ovalis
Melica pumila



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