Swaziland's Flora Database:
Bulbostylis contexta (Nees) M.Bodard
(name current 2016)
Growth form: Herb
Found within protected areas
Swaziland distribution: highveld only
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Bulbostylis contexta - Densely tufted. Leaves very numerous, up to 9 cm long, very slender, sheaths hairy. Inflorescence stalk erect, slender, up to 20 cm high, spikelets single on very slender spreading branching stalks up to 5 mm long, narrow-oval, c 5 mm long x 1 mm diam.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.