Andropogon amethystinus Steud.

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Status: Native
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 338.

Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 5.

Cope, T.A. (2002). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(4) Pages 64 - 66.

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 28.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Andropogon amethystinus
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Andropogon amethystinus
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Andropogon amethystinus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Andropogon amethystinus
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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-21

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2021). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Andropogon amethystinus., retrieved 16 October 2021

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