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Species Information

Ischaemum fasciculatum Brongn.
(name current 2016)
(Ischaemum arcuatum)


Growth form: Graminoid
Found within protected areas

Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Ischaemum arcuatum - Superficially resembling Eulalia villosa, but less hairy, having a creeping rhizome, fewer (34) racemes, shorter awns (up to c 1 cm long) and quite different habitat. Sometimes forms dense mats.

* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.

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