Schizachyrium brevifolium (Sw.) Nees ex Büse

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Synonyms: var. flaccidum (A. Rich.) Stapf
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: brevifolium: with short leaves
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 361. (Includes a picture).

Cope, T.A. (2002). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(4) Page 82.


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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: Schizachyrium brevifolium., retrieved 7 December 2016

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