Digitaria longiflora (Retz.) Pers.

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Synonyms: Digitaria friesii Pilg.
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Zimbabwe distribution: E,S
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 342.

Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Pages 166 - 167. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 134.

Other sources of information about Digitaria longiflora:

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Flora of Botswana: Digitaria longiflora
Flora of Malawi: Digitaria longiflora
Flora of Mozambique: Digitaria longiflora
Flora of Zambia: Digitaria longiflora

External websites:

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

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: Digitaria longiflora.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=107630, retrieved 19 August 2018

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