Eragrostis lappula Nees

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Synonyms: var. divaricata Stapf
Eragrostis uniglumis sensu B.K. Simon
Common names: Mauve love grass (English) Persvleigras (Afrikaans)
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Status: Native
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E,S
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Literature:

Chapano, C., Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 15.

Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Pages 74 - 75.

Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 471. (Includes a picture).

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 40.

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 40. As Eragrostis lappula divaricata

Poilecot, P. (2007). Eragrostis species of Zimbabwe Éditions Quae,Versailles, France Pages 58 - 59. (Includes a picture).

Roodt, V. (2015). Grasses & Grazers of Botswana and the surrounding savanna Struik Nature, South Africa Pages 116 - 117. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 137.

Timberlake, J.R. & Childes, S.L. (2004). Biodiversity of the Four Corners Area: Technical Reviews Volume Two (Chapter 5-15) Appendix 5-1: Plant Checklist Occasional Publications in Biodiversity 15 Page 189.


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Flora of Botswana: Eragrostis lappula
Flora of Caprivi: Eragrostis lappula
Flora of Malawi: Eragrostis lappula
Flora of Mozambique: Eragrostis lappula
Flora of Zambia: Eragrostis lappula

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Eragrostis lappula
African Plant Database: Eragrostis lappula
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Eragrostis lappula
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Eragrostis lappula
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Eragrostis lappula
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Eragrostis lappula
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Eragrostis lappula
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Eragrostis lappula
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Eragrostis lappula
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Eragrostis lappula
Ispot Southern Africa: Eragrostis lappula
JSTOR Plant Science: Eragrostis lappula
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Eragrostis lappula
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Eragrostis lappula
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Eragrostis lappula
The Plant List (version 1.1): Eragrostis lappula
Tropicos: Eragrostis lappula


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Eragrostis lappula.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=104960, retrieved 18 July 2019

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