G.557. Arundinella Raddi

Description of the genus

Perennial (in ours). Ligule membranous. Inflorescence with raceme-like primary branches. Spikelets purplish. Lower lemma 3-7-nerved. Upper lemma minutely rough with (in ours) a geniculate awn.

Worldwide: 47 species in tropical and subtropical regions, but mainly in Asia

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

Arundinella nepalensis

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Other sources of information about Arundinella:

Our websites:

Flora of Zambia: Arundinella

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Arundinella
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Arundinella
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Arundinella
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Arundinella
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Arundinella
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Arundinella

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-14

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2014). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Arundinella.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=216, retrieved 23 November 2014

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