Pogonatherum paniceum

Pogonatherum paniceum Pogonatherum paniceum Pogonatherum paniceum

Pogonatherum paniceum - Tufted perennial; culms wiry, stiff, usually erect, - 60 cm tall. Leaf blades 1 – 5 cm X 1 – 3 mm, racemes 1.5 – 3 mm long, dense, borne upon a flexuous peduncle, bearing numerous long, delicate, yellowish-brown awns. Spikelets elliptic-oblong, 2.5 – 3 mm long; lower glume a little shorter than the spikelet; lower floret staminate with 2 stamens.

Scientific Name Pogonatherum paniceum
Family Name POACEAE
English Name
Local Name Bata tana
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status
Status Only under cultivation
Edible Parts None

Pogonatherum paniceum Pogonatherum paniceum Pogonatherum paniceum

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