Brachiaria umbellata (Trin.) Clayton

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Synonyms: Panicum umbellatum Trin.
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Derivation of specific name: umbellata: bearing flowers in umbels
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Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Pages 74 - 75.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 146.


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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: Brachiaria umbellata., retrieved 23 October 2016

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