Panicum trichonode Launert & Renvoize

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Common names:
Status: Native
leaves narrow
Type location:
Zambia, Chingola
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: Damp grassland on clay soils
Altitude range: 1000 - 1900 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Botswana, Namibia, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): B,W,S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Cb,Lk
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Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 42.

Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 28.

Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Page 30.

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 107.

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

Timberlake, J.R. & Childes, S.L. (2004). Biodiversity of the Four Corners Area: Technical Reviews Volume Two (Chapter 5-15) Appendix 5-1: Plant Checklist Occasional Publications in Biodiversity 15 Page 191.

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Flora of Botswana: Panicum trichonode
Flora of Caprivi: Panicum trichonode
Flora of Zimbabwe: Panicum trichonode

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Panicum trichonode
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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Panicum trichonode., retrieved 21 February 2024

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