Perotis vaginata Hack.

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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C
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Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Pages 251 - 253. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 142.

Other sources of information about Perotis vaginata:

Our websites:

Flora of Botswana: Perotis vaginata
Flora of Caprivi: Perotis vaginata
Flora of Zambia: Perotis vaginata

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Perotis vaginata., retrieved 18 March 2018

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