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  Agrostis stolonifera
 
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  Family: POACEAE/GRAMINEAE
  Citation:  Agrostis stolonifera L., Sp. Pl. 62. 1753; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 1810(1253). 1934; Mohanan & Sivad., Fl. Agasthyamala 799. 2002. Agrostis alba sensu Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 7: 254. 1896, non L. 1753.
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  Description: Tufted, stoloniferous perennial forming a close turf; culms (5-) 15-100 (-150) cm high, erect or geniculately ascending, smooth. Leaf-blades 1-10 cm long, 0.5-5 mm wide, flat, smooth or scaberulous; ligule 1.5-7 mm long, blunt. Panicle linear to lanceolate or oblong, 1-13(-30) cm long, open at anthesis, after-wards contracted and often dense, frequently lobed, the branches clustered, closely divided and spiculate in the lower part; inflated tip of pedicel scabrid. Spikelets 2-3 mm long, breaking up at maturity above the persistent glumes; glumes acute, awnless, rough on the keel; lemma 1.5-2.5 mm long, very blunt, usually awnless or with a short awn from near the tip; palea half to two-thirds the length of the lemma; anthers 1-1.5 mm long.
  Habit: Herb
  Flowering & Fruiting: April-May
  District(s): Thiruvananthapuram
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Grasslands
  Distribution: Northern Temperate region
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
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  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Monocotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: Yes
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to:
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  Altitude: 1400-1800
  Localities: Agasthymala peak
   
 
   
 
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