Flora of Zimbabwe: Utilities: Living plant images of Poaceae

Images for each species

This page displays all the living plant images for species of a particular family.

Note that all images are shown, including any that are 'hidden' and any on the Mozambican site.

Separate pages exist which display herbarium specimen images only and all images for this family.

Acrachne racemosa N,W,E,S
Acrachne racemosa

Photo: Petra Ballings
Shashe Wilderness Camp, Tuli

Acrachne racemosa

Photo: Petra Ballings
Shashe Wilderness Camp, Tuli

Acrachne racemosa

Photo: Petra Ballings
Shashe Wilderness Camp, Tuli

Acroceras macrum N,W,C,S No living plant images found
Agrostis continuata C,E No living plant images found
Agrostis lachnantha N,W,C,E No living plant images found
Agrostis producta E No living plant images found
Aira caryophyllea E No living plant images found
Alloteropsis cimicina N,W,C,S No living plant images found
Alloteropsis semialata subsp. eckloniana E No living plant images found
Alloteropsis semialata subsp. semialata N,W,C,E,S
Alloteropsis semialata subsp. semialata

Photo: Bart Wursten
Greystone Park NR

Andropogon africanus E No living plant images found
Andropogon appendiculatus E No living plant images found
Andropogon brazzae W No living plant images found
Andropogon canaliculatus C,E,S No living plant images found
Andropogon chinensis N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Andropogon distachyos E No living plant images found
Andropogon eucomus subsp. eucomus N,W,C,E,S
Andropogon eucomus subsp. eucomus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Haka game reserve

Andropogon eucomus subsp. huillensis W,C,E,S
Andropogon eucomus subsp. huillensis

Photo: Bart Wursten
Haka game reserve

Andropogon eucomus subsp. huillensis

Photo: Sune Holt
Cochua, Vilanculos Distr., Inhambane, Mozambique

Andropogon eucomus subsp. huillensis

Photo: Sune Holt
Cochua, Vilanculos Distr., Inhambane, Mozambique

Andropogon eucomus subsp. huillensis

Photo: Sune Holt
Cochua, Vilanculos Distr., Inhambane, Mozambique

Andropogon eucomus subsp. huillensis

Photo: Sune Holt
Cochua, Vilanculos Distr., Inhambane, Mozambique

Andropogon eucomus subsp. huillensis

Photo: Sune Holt
Cochua, Vilanculos Distr., Inhambane, Mozambique

Andropogon eucomus subsp. huillensis

Photo: Sune Holt
Cochua, Vilanculos Distr., Inhambane, Mozambique

Andropogon fastigiatus N,W,C,S No living plant images found
Andropogon gayanus N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Andropogon lacunosus E No living plant images found
Andropogon ligulatus W,C,E No living plant images found
Andropogon mannii E No living plant images found
Andropogon perligulatus N,C,E,S No living plant images found
Andropogon schirensis N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Andropogon textilis N,C No living plant images found
Andropterum stolzii N No living plant images found
Anthephora pubescens S No living plant images found
Anthephora truncata N No living plant images found
Aristida adscensionis N,W,C,E,S
Aristida adscensionis

Photo: Petra Ballings
Maleme Dam Rest Camp, Matobo National Park

Aristida adscensionis

Photo: Petra Ballings
Maleme Dam Rest Camp, Matobo National Park

Aristida adscensionis

Photo: Petra Ballings
Maleme Dam Rest Camp, Matobo National Park

Aristida adscensionis

Photo: Petra Ballings
Shashe Wilderness Camp, Tuli

Aristida adscensionis

Photo: Petra Ballings
Shashe Wilderness Camp, Tuli

Aristida adscensionis

Photo: Petra Ballings
Shashe Wilderness Camp, Tuli

Aristida aequiglumis C,S No living plant images found
Aristida barbicollis N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Aristida brainii W No living plant images found
Aristida canescens N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Aristida congesta N,W,C,E,S
Aristida congesta

Photo: Petra Ballings
Maleme Rest Camp, Matobo National Park.

Aristida congesta

Photo: Petra Ballings
Maleme Rest Camp, Matobo National Park.

Aristida congesta

Photo: Petra Ballings
Maleme Rest Camp, Matobo National Park.

Aristida congesta

Photo: Petra Ballings
Shashe Wilderness Camp, Tuli

Aristida cumingiana N,C No living plant images found
Aristida denudata W,C No living plant images found
Aristida diffusa subsp. burkei N No living plant images found
Aristida diminuta N,C,S No living plant images found
Aristida hispidula N,W,S No living plant images found
Aristida hordeacea N,W,C,S No living plant images found
Aristida junciformis subsp. welwitschii N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Aristida junciformis subsp. macilenta N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Aristida leucophaea N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Aristida meridionalis N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Aristida mollissima subsp. argentea N,S No living plant images found
Aristida mollissima subsp. mollissima N,W,C,S No living plant images found
Aristida pilgeri N,W,C,S No living plant images found
Aristida recta N,C,E No living plant images found
Aristida rhiniochloa N,W,C,E,S
Aristida rhiniochloa

Photo: Petra Ballings
Shashe Wilderness Camp, Tuli

Aristida rhiniochloa

Photo: Petra Ballings
Shashe Wilderness Camp, Tuli

Aristida rhiniochloa

Photo: Petra Ballings
Shashe Wilderness Camp, Tuli

Aristida scabrivalvis subsp. borumensis N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Aristida scabrivalvis subsp. scabrivalvis N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Aristida scabrivalvis subsp. contracta N,W,E No living plant images found
Aristida stipitata subsp. ramifera C No living plant images found
Aristida stipitata subsp. spicata S No living plant images found
Aristida stipitata subsp. graciliflora N,W,C,S No living plant images found
Aristida stipitata subsp. Ints. between sspp. stipi W No living plant images found
Aristida stipitata subsp. stipitata W,C,S No living plant images found
Aristida stipitata subsp. robusta N,W,C,S No living plant images found
Aristida stipoides W,S No living plant images found
Aristida transvaalensis E,S No living plant images found
Aristida vestita N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Arthraxon lancifolius N,W,E No living plant images found
Arundinella nepalensis W,C,E,S
Arundinella nepalensis

Photo: Bart Wursten
Haka Game Park, Cleveland Dam, HaArare

Arundinella nepalensis

Photo: Bart Wursten
Haka Game Park, Cleveland Dam, HaArare

Arundo donax N,C No living plant images found
Avena byzantina C No living plant images found
Avena fatua C,E,S No living plant images found
Avena sativa C No living plant images found
Avena sterilis subsp. ludoviciana C,S No living plant images found
Axonopus affinis E No living plant images found
Axonopus compressus S No living plant images found
Bambusa balcooa C No living plant images found
Bambusa vulgaris C
Bambusa vulgaris

Photo: Mark Hyde
Mukuvisi Woodland, Blatherwick Road side.

Bambusa vulgaris

Photo: Mark Hyde
Mukuvisi Woodland, Blatherwick Road side.

Bambusa vulgaris

Photo: Mark Hyde
Mukuvisi Woodland, Blatherwick Road side.

Bewsia biflora N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Bothriochloa bladhii N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Bothriochloa insculpta N,W,C,E,S
Bothriochloa insculpta

Photo: Bart Wursten
Alexandra Park, Harare

Bothriochloa insculpta

Photo: Mark Hyde
Lodge 147, Mazvikadei

Bothriochloa insculpta

Photo: Mark Hyde
Lodge 147, Mazvikadei

Bothriochloa insculpta

Photo: Mark Hyde
Lodge 147, Mazvikadei

Bothriochloa insculpta

Photo: Mark Hyde
Lodge 147, Mazvikadei

Bothriochloa radicans N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Brachiaria arrecta N,W,C,E
Brachiaria arrecta

Photo: Bart Wursten
Greystone Park NR

Brachiaria bovonei N,W,C,E,S
Brachiaria bovonei

Photo: Bart Wursten
Greystone Park NR

Brachiaria brizantha N,W,C,E,S
Brachiaria brizantha

Photo: Bart Wursten
Greystone Park NR

Brachiaria brizantha

Photo: Bart Wursten
Greystone Park NR

Brachiaria brizantha

Photo: David Hartung
Monavale Vlei

Brachiaria brizantha

Photo: Bart Wursten
Along main road from Thazima Gate near elephant Sanctuary, Nyika National Park.

Brachiaria brizantha

Photo: Bart Wursten
Along main road from Thazima Gate near elephant Sanctuary, Nyika National Park.

Brachiaria brizantha

Photo: Petra Ballings
Along main road from Thazima Gate near elephant Sanctuary, Nyika National Park.

Brachiaria brizantha

Photo: Petra Ballings
Along main road from Thazima Gate near elephant Sanctuary, Nyika National Park.

Brachiaria deflexa N,W,C,E,S
Brachiaria deflexa

Photo: Bart Wursten
Rimiti West, by rd from Mutare to Birchenough Bridge

Brachiaria deflexa

Photo: Bart Wursten
Rimiti West, by rd from Mutare to Birchenough Bridge

Brachiaria deflexa

Photo: Petra Ballings
Shashe Wilderness Camp, Shashe River

Brachiaria deflexa

Photo: Petra Ballings
Shashe Wilderness Camp, Shashe River

Brachiaria deflexa

Photo: Petra Ballings
Shashe Wilderness Camp, Shashe River

Brachiaria deflexa

Photo: Petra Ballings
By rd from Shashe Wilderness Camp to the National Parks office

Brachiaria dictyoneura N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Brachiaria dura W No living plant images found
Brachiaria eruciformis N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Brachiaria grossa N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Brachiaria jubata N,W,C No living plant images found
Brachiaria leucacrantha W No living plant images found
Brachiaria malacodes N No living plant images found
Brachiaria nigropedata N,W,C,E,S
Brachiaria nigropedata

Photo: Bart Wursten
Cleveland Dam

Brachiaria nigropedata

Photo: Bart Wursten
Cleveland Dam

Brachiaria ramosa N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Brachiaria rugulosa N No living plant images found
Brachiaria scalaris E No living plant images found
Brachiaria serrata N,W,C,E,S
Brachiaria serrata

Photo: Bart Wursten
Cleveland Dam, Harare

Brachiaria serrata

Photo: Bart Wursten
Cleveland Dam, Harare

Brachiaria serrata

Photo: Bart Wursten
By path from Kopje Tops to Tingwa Raphia Palm Botanical Reserve, Mavhuradonha Wilderness Area

Brachiaria serrata

Photo: Bart Wursten
By path from Kopje Tops to Tingwa Raphia Palm Botanical Reserve, Mavhuradonha Wilderness Area

Brachiaria serrifolia E,S No living plant images found
Brachiaria subulifolia N,W,C,E No living plant images found
Brachiaria umbellata E No living plant images found
Brachiaria xantholeuca N,W,C,E,S
Brachiaria xantholeuca

Photo: Petra Ballings
Maleme Dam Rest Camp, Matobo National Park

Brachiaria xantholeuca

Photo: Petra Ballings
Maleme Dam Rest Camp, Matobo National Park

Brachiaria xantholeuca

Photo: Petra Ballings
Maleme Dam Rest Camp, Matobo National Park

Brachiaria xantholeuca

Photo: Petra Ballings
Maleme Dam Rest Camp, Matobo National Park

Brachyachne fulva E No living plant images found
Brachyachne patentiflora N,W,C,S No living plant images found
Brachypodium flexum E No living plant images found
Briza maxima W,E
Briza maxima

Photo: Bart Wursten
Woodland Rd, Vumba

Briza minor C,E
Briza minor

Photo: Bart Wursten
Vumba Botanic Garden

Briza minor

Photo: Bart Wursten
Vumba Botanic Garden

Bromus catharticus N,W,C,E,S
Bromus catharticus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Leopard Rock Golf Course, Vumba

Bromus catharticus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Leopard Rock Golf Course, Vumba

Bromus catharticus

Photo: Bart Wursten
By offices John Meikle Forestry Research Station, Stapleford.

Bromus catharticus

Photo: Bart Wursten
By offices John Meikle Forestry Research Station, Stapleford.

Bromus catharticus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Rhodes Nyanga Hotel.

Bromus catharticus

Photo: Petra Ballings
Chelinda Staff Camp, Nyika national Park.

Bromus catharticus

Photo: Petra Ballings
Chelinda Staff Camp, Nyika national Park.

Bromus catharticus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Chelinda Staff Camp, Nyika national Park.

Bromus catharticus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Chelinda Staff Camp, Nyika national Park.

Bromus diandrus C No living plant images found
Bromus hordeaceus C No living plant images found
Bromus inermis C No living plant images found
Bromus leptocladus E
Bromus leptocladus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Zovo Chipolo Trail, Nyika National Park

Bromus leptocladus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Zovo Chipolo Trail, Nyika National Park

Bromus leptocladus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Zovo Chipolo Trail, Nyika National Park

Bromus leptocladus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Zovo Chipolo Trail, Nyika National Park

Bromus leptocladus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Zovo Chipolo Trail, Nyika National Park

Bromus pectinatus C No living plant images found
Capillipedium parviflorum N,W,C,E,S
Capillipedium parviflorum

Photo: Bart Wursten
Haka game reserve, Harare

Cenchrus americanus C
Cenchrus americanus

Photo: Mark Hyde
University of Zimbabwe grounds

Cenchrus americanus

Photo: Mark Hyde
University of Zimbabwe grounds

Cenchrus americanus

Photo: Mark Hyde
University of Zimbabwe grounds

Cenchrus americanus

Photo: Mark Hyde
University of Zimbabwe grounds

Cenchrus americanus

Photo: Mark Hyde
East Road, by Reps Theatre

Cenchrus biflorus N,W
Cenchrus biflorus

Photo: Sune Holt
Vilankulo, Inhambane, Mozambique

Cenchrus biflorus

Photo: Sune Holt
Vilankulo, Inhambane, Mozambique

Cenchrus biflorus

Photo: Sune Holt
Vilankulo, Inhambane, Mozambique

Cenchrus biflorus

Photo: Sune Holt
Vilankulo, Inhambane, Mozambique

Cenchrus biflorus

Photo: Sune Holt
Vilankulo, Inhambane, Mozambique

Cenchrus ciliaris N,W,C,E,S
Cenchrus ciliaris

Photo: Petra Ballings
Along road from Shashe Wilderness Camp to National Parks compound, Tuli

Cenchrus ciliaris

Photo: Petra Ballings
Along road from Shashe Wilderness Camp to National Parks compound, Tuli

Cenchrus ciliaris

Photo: Petra Ballings
Along road from Shashe Wilderness Camp to National Parks compound, Tuli

Cenchrus ciliaris

Photo: Petra Ballings
Along road from Shashe Wilderness Camp to National Parks compound, Tuli

Cenchrus ciliaris

Photo: Petra Ballings
On (sloping) wall of upper dam, Hillside Dams, Bulawayo

Cenchrus ciliaris

Photo: Petra Ballings
On (sloping) wall of upper dam, Hillside Dams, Bulawayo

Cenchrus clandestinus E
Cenchrus clandestinus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Ndundu Lodge, Vumba

Cenchrus clandestinus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Ndundu Lodge, Vumba

Cenchrus geniculatus C,E No living plant images found
Cenchrus macrourus N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Cenchrus massaicus S No living plant images found
Cenchrus polystachios subsp. atrichus N No living plant images found
Cenchrus polystachios subsp. polystachios N,W,E No living plant images found
Cenchrus purpureus N,W,C,E,S
Cenchrus purpureus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Vunduzi River below Bunga Ranger Camp, northwestern Gorongosa National Park.

Cenchrus purpureus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Vunduzi River below Bunga Ranger Camp, northwestern Gorongosa National Park.

Cenchrus purpureus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Vunduzi River below Bunga Ranger Camp, northwestern Gorongosa National Park.

Cenchrus purpureus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Vunduzi River below Bunga Ranger Camp, northwestern Gorongosa National Park.

Cenchrus purpureus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Vunduzi River below Bunga Ranger Camp, northwestern Gorongosa National Park.

Cenchrus setaceus W,C,E
Cenchrus setaceus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Lake Chivero, pier nr main camp

Cenchrus setaceus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Lake Chivero, pier nr main camp

Cenchrus trisetus C No living plant images found
Cenchrus unisetus E No living plant images found
Chloris diluta C No living plant images found
Chloris gayana N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Chloris mossambicensis E,S No living plant images found
Chloris pycnothrix N,W,C,E,S
Chloris pycnothrix

Photo: Petra Ballings
By main Harare to Bulawayo Rd, south of Kwekwe

Chloris pycnothrix

Photo: Petra Ballings
By main Harare to Bulawayo Rd, south of Kwekwe

Chloris pycnothrix

Photo: Petra Ballings
By main Harare to Bulawayo Rd, south of Kwekwe

Chloris pycnothrix

Photo: Petra Ballings
By main Harare to Bulawayo Rd, south of Kwekwe

Chloris roxburghiana N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Chloris virgata N,W,C,E,S
Chloris virgata

Photo: Petra Ballings
By main Harare to Bulawayo Rd, south of Kwekwe

Chloris virgata

Photo: Petra Ballings
By main Harare to Bulawayo Rd, south of Kwekwe

Chloris virgata

Photo: Petra Ballings
By main Harare to Bulawayo Rd, south of Kwekwe

Chloris virgata

Photo: Petra Ballings
By main Harare to Bulawayo Rd, south of Kwekwe

Chloris virgata

Photo: Petra Ballings
Along Zvishavane road west of Masvingo

Chloris virgata

Photo: Petra Ballings
Along Zvishavane road west of Masvingo

Chloris virgata

Photo: Petra Ballings
Along Zvishavane road west of Masvingo

Chloris virgata

Photo: Petra Ballings
Along Zvishavane road west of Masvingo

Chrysopogon nigritanus N,W,C
Chrysopogon nigritanus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Zambian side - 1st embarcation point, Katombora, Zambezi

Chrysopogon nigritanus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Zambian side - 1st embarcation point, Katombora, Zambezi

Chrysopogon nigritanus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Zambian side - 1st embarcation point, Katombora, Zambezi

Chrysopogon serrulatus N,W,C,S No living plant images found
Cleistachne sorghoides N,C,E No living plant images found
Coelachne africana E No living plant images found
Coelorachis afraurita C,E,S No living plant images found
Coix lacryma-jobi var. lacryma-jobi C No living plant images found
Craspedorhachis africana N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Craspedorhachis digitata C,S No living plant images found
Craspedorhachis rhodesiana N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Ctenium concinnum N,C,E No living plant images found
Ctenium somalense C,E No living plant images found
Cymbopogon caesius subsp. caesius N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Cymbopogon caesius subsp. giganteus N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Cymbopogon citratus C No living plant images found
Cymbopogon densiflorus W No living plant images found
Cymbopogon nardus N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Cymbopogon pospischilii N,W,C,S No living plant images found
Cynodon aethiopicus N,C,E No living plant images found
Cynodon dactylon N,W,C,E,S
Cynodon dactylon

Photo: Petra Ballings
Maleme Dam Rest Camp, Matobo National Park

Cynodon dactylon

Photo: Petra Ballings
Maleme Dam Rest Camp, Matobo National Park

Cynodon dactylon

Photo: Petra Ballings
Maleme Dam Rest Camp, Matobo National Park

Cynodon dactylon

Photo: Petra Ballings
Maleme Dam Rest Camp, Matobo National Park

Cynodon dactylon

Photo: Sune Holt
Vilankulo, Inhambane, Mozambique

Cynodon dactylon

Photo: Sune Holt
Vilankulo, Inhambane, Mozambique

Cynodon dactylon

Photo: Sune Holt
Vilankulo, Inhambane, Mozambique

Cynodon dactylon

Photo: Sune Holt
Vilankulo, Inhambane, Mozambique

Cynodon dactylon

Photo: Sune Holt
Vilankulo, Inhambane, Mozambique

Cynodon dactylon

Photo: Sune Holt
Vilankulo, Inhambane, Mozambique

Cynodon nlemfuensis var. nlemfuensis N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Cynodon nlemfuensis var. robustus C,E No living plant images found
Dactylis glomerata C,E No living plant images found
Dactyloctenium aegyptium N,W,C,E,S
Dactyloctenium aegyptium

Photo: Bart Wursten
Cleveland Dam, Harare

Dactyloctenium aegyptium

Photo: Bart Wursten
Chitengo Camp, Gorongosa National Park

Dactyloctenium aegyptium

Photo: Sune Holt
Vilankulo, Inhambane, Mozambique

Dactyloctenium aegyptium

Photo: Sune Holt
Vilankulo, Inhambane, Mozambique

Dactyloctenium aegyptium

Photo: Sune Holt
Vilankulo, Inhambane, Mozambique

Dactyloctenium aegyptium

Photo: Sune Holt
Vilankulo, Inhambane, Mozambique

Dactyloctenium aegyptium

Photo: Sune Holt
Vilankulo, Inhambane, Mozambique

Dactyloctenium geminatum S No living plant images found
Dactyloctenium giganteum N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Danthoniopsis chimanimaniensis E No living plant images found
Danthoniopsis dinteri S No living plant images found
Danthoniopsis petiolata W No living plant images found
Danthoniopsis pruinosa N,W,C,E,S
Danthoniopsis pruinosa

Photo: Bart Wursten
Domboshawa

Danthoniopsis viridis N,C No living plant images found
Dichanthium annulatum var. papillosum N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Dichanthium annulatum var. annulatum N,W,C,S No living plant images found
Dichanthium aristatum C
Dichanthium aristatum

Photo: Mark Hyde
University of Zimbabwe grounds

Dichanthium aristatum

Photo: Mark Hyde
University of Zimbabwe grounds

Dichanthium aristatum

Photo: Mark Hyde
Goodrington Drive, near junction with Glencairn Drive, Sunnridge

Dichanthium aristatum

Photo: Mark Hyde
Lodge 147, Mazvikadei

Dichanthium aristatum

Photo: Mark Hyde
Lodge 147, Mazvikadei

Dichanthium aristatum

Photo: Mark Hyde
Lodge 147, Mazvikadei

Digitaria acuminatissima N,W,E No living plant images found
Digitaria angolensis N,C,E No living plant images found
Digitaria brazzae N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Digitaria ciliaris N,C,E,S No living plant images found
Digitaria comifera N,W,C,E No living plant images found
Digitaria compressa N No living plant images found
Digitaria debilis N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Digitaria diagonalis N,C,E,S No living plant images found
Digitaria diversinervis C No living plant images found
Digitaria eriantha N,W,C,E,S No living plant images found
Digitaria eylesii N,C,S No living plant images found
Digitaria gayana N,W,C,S No living plant images found
Digitaria gazensis N,W,C,E,S
Digitaria gazensis

Photo: Petra Ballings
Mt Chinaka, Juliasdale