Cynodon plectostachyus (K. Schum.) Pilger

Common name

English: Bermudagrass, Stargrass

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Liliopsida (370)

      Order: Cyperales (87)

        Family: Poaceae (70) (family description)

          Genus: Cynodon (1)

           Epithet: plectostachyus (K. Schum.) Pilger (1)

Synonyms: Cynodon ruspolianus Chiov., Leptochloa plectostachya K.Schum.

plectostachya => from gr. plektos (coil) and stachys (spike), curved and spiked racemes

plectostachyus => from gr. plektos (coil) and stachys (spike), curved and spiked racemes

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: herb

Flower colour: yellow, beige, white

External links

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