Hyparrhenia hirta (L.) Stapf

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Synonyms: Andropogon hirtus L.
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: hirta: hairy
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Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Pickering, H. & Roe, E. (2009). Wild Flowers of the Victoria Falls Area Helen Pickering, London Page 95. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 139.


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

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: Hyparrhenia hirta.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=108910, retrieved 27 May 2016

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