Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.

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Cynodon dactylon

Photo: Petra Ballings
Maleme Dam Rest Camp, Matobo National Park

Cynodon dactylon

Photo: Petra Ballings
Maleme Dam Rest Camp, Matobo National Park

Cynodon dactylon

Photo: Petra Ballings
Maleme Dam Rest Camp, Matobo National Park

Cynodon dactylon

Photo: Petra Ballings
Maleme Dam Rest Camp, Matobo National Park

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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E,S
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Literature:

Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Pages 235 - 236. (Includes a picture).

Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 448. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 133.

Timberlake, J.R. & Childes, S.L. (2004). Biodiversity of the Four Corners Area: Technical Reviews Volume Two (Chapter 5-15) Appendix 5-1: Plant Checklist Occasional Publications in Biodiversity 15 Page 188.

Wild, H. (undated, c. 1955). Common Rhodesian Weeds ?Government of Rhodesia, Salisbury Page 5. (Includes a picture).


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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Cynodon dactylon
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Cynodon dactylon
Tropicos: Cynodon dactylon
West African Plants database: Cynodon dactylon


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Cynodon dactylon.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=105880, retrieved 5 December 2016

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