Eragrostis olivacea Pilg.

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Notes: Densely caespitose perennial
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Zambian distribution (Provinces): N,E
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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 346.

Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Pages 63 - 64.

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Flora of Malawi: Eragrostis olivacea
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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Eragrostis olivacea
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EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Eragrostis olivacea
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Flora Zambesiaca web site: Eragrostis olivacea
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Eragrostis olivacea
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Eragrostis olivacea
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Eragrostis olivacea
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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: Eragrostis olivacea., retrieved 28 January 2023

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