Lolium perenne L.

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Zimbabwe distribution: C,E
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Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 68.

Launert, E. (1971). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(1) Pages 43 - 45. (Includes a picture).

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 106.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Lolium perenne
African Plant Database: Lolium perenne
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Lolium perenne
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Lolium perenne
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Lolium perenne
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Lolium perenne
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Lolium perenne
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Lolium perenne
iNaturalist: Lolium perenne
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Lolium perenne
JSTOR Plant Science: Lolium perenne
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Lolium perenne
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Lolium perenne
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Lolium perenne
Plants of the World Online: Lolium perenne
The Plant List (version 1.1): Lolium perenne
Tropicos: Lolium perenne
Wikipedia: Lolium perenne

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Lolium perenne., retrieved 3 July 2020

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