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Official Record
Flora of Jammu
Botanical name Imperata  cylindrica   P.Beauv.
Synonyms         -----
Family Poaceae
Plant Stage Reproductive
Place of collection Danga
Altitude (m) -----
Date of Collection 14-03-1970
Accession No. ----
Total Accessions 4
Shelf Placement Cup-Board No./ Pigeon hole No. 29/q
Remarks: Agressively rhizomatous perennial, forming tufts of leaves from a scaly rhizome; culms 10-120 cm high, erect. Leaf-blades basal, flat , 3-100 cm or more long, 2-20 mm wide, stiffly erect. Panicle spiciform, cylindrical, sometimes with the lowermost branches loose, 3-22 cm long, obscured in copious silky white hairs. Spikelets 2.2-6 mm long; stamens 2.
Identified by B.M.Sharma
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