IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)

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Perennial tufted grass, up to 1.5 m, but usually much smaller. Leaves light green, often tinged with purple. Inflorescence mostly digitate with 2 or 3 racemes, but occasionally more. Spikelets almost round, glabrous, in 2 overlapping rows along the thickened rhachis


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Source: Flora of Zimbabwe

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