Home Flora of Pakistan
Home
Name Search
Families
Genera
Species
District Map
Grid Map
Inventory Project
*Calamagrostis epigejos (L.) Roth Search in The Plant ListSearch in IPNISearch in Australian Plant Name IndexSearch in NYBG Virtual HerbariumSearch in Muséum national d'Histoire naturelleSearch in Type Specimen Register of the U.S. National HerbariumSearch in Virtual Herbaria AustriaSearch in JSTOR Plant ScienceSearch in SEINetSearch in African Plants Database at Geneva Botanical GardenAfrican Plants, Senckenberg Photo GallerySearch in Flora do Brasil 2020Search in Reflora - Virtual HerbariumSearch in Living Collections Decrease font Increase font Restore font
 

Published In: Tentamen Florae Germanicae 1: 34. 1788. (Tent. Fl. Germ.) Name publication detailView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
 
 

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/2/2011)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 6/3/2011)
Flower/Fruit: Fl. & Fr. Per.: July-August.
Type: Type: Europe (LINN).
Distribution: Distribution: Pakistan (N.W.F.P. & Kashmir); throughout Europe eastwards to eastern Asia; var. capensis Stapf in East and South Africa.
Comment/Acknowledgements: A plant of dryish habitats of little account as fodder. 1800-4000 m.
Map Location: B-7 Hazara dist.: Kagan Glen, 5500', E. W. Trotter 124 (K, RAW); B-8 Kashmir: Minimarg, Upper Kishenganga Valley, 9-10000', R. R. Stewart 22117 (K); above Rattu, Upper Astor Valley, 9500', R. R. & I. D. Stewart 18795 (RAW); Baltistan: Rupul nullah to Gurikot, Astor Valley, 8000', R. R. Stewart 21865 (K); Biafo Glacier, 3100 m, Hans Hartmann 86 (K); B-9 Baltistan: Shingo Valley near Gulteri, 11000', R. R. Stewart 22205 (K); C-8 Kashmir: Matayan, Ladak Road, 11000', R. R. Stewart 9983 (K); Lohar Gali, 11000', R. R. & I. D. Stewart 18479 (RAW).

 

Export To PDF Export To Word
Tufted perennial with creeping rhizomes; culms 60-200 cm high, erect, rather stout, rough beneath the panicle. Leaf-blades up to 70 cm long, 3-14 (-20) mm wide, flat or weakly convolute, firm ± scaberulous; ligule 4-12 mm long, acute becoming lacerate. Panicle erect, narrowly lanceolate to oblong, 15-30 cm long, dense to very dense and spike-like, often tinged with purple. Spikelets 4.5-7 mm long, the rhachilla not or rarely shortly prolonged; glumes subequal, linear-lanceolate, scaberulous; lemma about half the length of the glumes, smooth, 2-toothed at the tip; awn 1-2.5 mm long, arising at or near the middle of the lemma, scarcely projecting beyond the glume tips; callus hairs 2-3 times the length of the floret.
 
 
© 2021 Missouri Botanical Garden - 4344 Shaw Boulevard - Saint Louis, Missouri 63110