Holcus lanatus L.

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Derivation of specific name: lanatus: woolly
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Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 32.

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 105.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Holcus lanatus
African Plant Database: Holcus lanatus
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Holcus lanatus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Holcus lanatus
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Holcus lanatus
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iNaturalist: Holcus lanatus
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Holcus lanatus
JSTOR Plant Science: Holcus lanatus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Holcus lanatus
Plants of the World Online: Holcus lanatus
Tropicos: Holcus lanatus
Wikipedia: Holcus lanatus

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Holcus lanatus.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=103740, retrieved 23 April 2024

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