Sorghastrum stipoides (Kunth) Nash

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Synonyms: Sorghastrum rigidifolium (Stapf) Chipp. ex Pole-Evans
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,C
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Lk
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Cope, T.A. (2002). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(4) Pages 31 - 32. (Includes a picture).

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 60. As Sorghastrum rigidifolium

Setshogo, M.P. (2000). Notes on the grass subtribe Sorghinae (Poaceae: Andropogoneae) in the Flora Zambesiaca area Kirkia 17(2) Pages 137 - 138.

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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-23

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2023). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Sorghastrum stipoides., retrieved 23 September 2023

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