Eragrostis caesia Stapf

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Derivation of specific name: caesia: bluish-grey
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Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Page 116.

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 103.

Poilecot, P. (2007). Eragrostis species of Zimbabwe Éditions Quae,Versailles, France Pages 142 - 143. (Includes a picture).

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External websites:

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

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: Eragrostis caesia., retrieved 27 October 2020

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