Mediterranean needle grass (Stipa capensis)

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Mediterranean needle grass fact file

Mediterranean needle grass description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassLiliopsida
OrderCyperales
FamilyGramineae
GenusStipa (1)

Information on Mediterranean needle grass (Stipa capensis) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Cape feather grass, Cape ricegrass, Mediterranean steppegrass.
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Mediterranean needle grass status

Mediterranean needle grass has not yet been assessed by the IUCN.

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References

  1. UNEP-WCMC (June, 2011)
    http://www.unep-wcmc.org/
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Dense stand of Mediterranean needle grass  
Dense stand of Mediterranean needle grass

© Avinoam Danin

Avinoam Danin
Professor Emeritus of Botany
Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Israel 91904
http://www.shroudplantbook.com/
Tel: 972-2-6584319
Fax: 972-2-6585711
avinoam.danin@gmail.com
http://flora.huji.ac.il/

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