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Published In: Kew Bulletin 6: 185. 1951. (Kew Bull.) Name publication detail
 

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/2/2011)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 6/3/2011)
Flower/Fruit: Fl. Per.: July.
Type: Type: Northwest India, Duthie 19777(K).
Distribution: Distribution: Pakistan (N.W.F.P. & Kashmir); Northwest Himalayas.
Comment/Acknowledgements: 2700-4000m.
Map Location: B-7 Hazara dist.: Siran Valley, M. Inayat Khan 20351(K); Swat dist.: beyond Bishigram, c. 12000', R. R. Stewart & A. Rahman Beg 25642(K,RAW); B-8 Kashmir: Pahlgam, 8500', R. R. Stewart 21496(K); C-7 Hazara dist.: Miranjani, 8500', 31 July 1958, E. Nasir s.n. (RAW); C-8 Kashmir: Poonch near Bedori, 10000', R. R. Stewart & E. Nasir 24871(K, RAW).

 

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Tall slender annual; culms 30-70cm high, erect or geniculately ascending. Leaf-blades flat, 7-15cm long, 15-4mm wide, flaccid, tapering to a stout tip, rounded at the base, scaberulous on the margins; ligule blunt, 1-3mm long. Panicle pyramidal, 12-20cm long, lax, nodding; branches paired, erect, spreading or finally deflexed, scaberulous. Spikelets 3-4-flowered, broadly elliptic when young, becoming broadly wedge-shaped, 3-5mm long, green; glumes unequal, the lower awl-shaped in side-view, 2.5-3mm long, 1-nerved, the upper elliptic or oblong, 25-4mm long, 3-nerved; lemmas oblong-elliptic in side view, 2.5-3.5mm long, subacute, ciliate on the keel and marginal nerves or the latter glabrescent, with copious wool at the base; palea shorther than the lemma, the keels ciliate below, scabrid above; anthers 0.5-lmm long.
 
 
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