Axonopus compressus (Sw.) P. Beauv.

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Common names: Carpet grass (English)
Status: Introduced
Notes: Introduced as a lawn grass in damp shady places.
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Worldwide distribution: Native of tropical America; widely introduced in other tropical countries
Zimbabwe distribution: S
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Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Axonopus compressus

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African Plant Database: Axonopus compressus
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Axonopus compressus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Axonopus compressus
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Axonopus compressus
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Axonopus compressus
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Axonopus compressus
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Axonopus compressus
Ispot Southern Africa : Axonopus compressus
JSTOR Plant Science: Axonopus compressus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Axonopus compressus
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Axonopus compressus
Tropicos: Axonopus compressus
West African Plants database: Axonopus compressus

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: Axonopus compressus., retrieved 25 May 2016

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