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Elymus schrenkianus (Fisch. & C. A. Mey. ex Schrenk) Tzvelev

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c. 4500 m.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
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Flora of Pakistan Vol. 0: 620 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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S. I. Ali & M. Qaiser
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Description

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Tufted perennial without rhizomes; culms (20-)35-90 cm high, erect or geniculately ascending, slender or stout. Leaf-blades flat or loosely rolled, 4.5-15 cm long, 1.5-4 mm wide, glabrous or sparsely long-hairy on both sides. Spike dense, 1-sided, 5-11 cm long straight or curved, often deeply suffused with purple; rhachis joints glabrous or sparsely scabrid along the margins. Spikelets 3-5-flowered,8-12 mm long (excluding the awns); rhachilla twisted above the glumes bringing the florets ± dorsi-ventral to the spike-axis, the midrib of the lower glume not in the same line as that of the lowest lemma; glumes subequal, elliptic, 3-4.5 mm long (excluding the awn) narrowed above into an awn 2-5 mm long; lemma elliptic, 9-11 mm long, sparsely to densely bristly on the back, produced at the tip into a stout, strongly curved awn 1.5-2.5 cm long; palea as long as the body of the lemma; anthers 1.25-1.5 mm long.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
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Flora of Pakistan Vol. 0: 620 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of Pakistan @ eFloras.org
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S. I. Ali & M. Qaiser
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Description

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Culms robust, 30–90 cm tall. Sheath of lower leaves retrorsely pubescent; leaf blade flat, 5–8 × 0.3–0.6 cm, scabrous or sometimes pubescent. Spike nodding, ± secund, dense, 5–11 cm; internodes 3–8 mm. Spikelets 1 per node, usually very shortly pedicellate, purplish green, with 3 or 4(or 5) florets. Glumes linear-lanceolate, 3-veined; proximal glume 4–4.5 mm, awn 2–3.5 mm; distal glume 4.5–5.5 mm, awn ca. 5 mm. Lemma lanceolate, very scabrous; first lemma ca. 11 mm; awn divaricate, 15–22 mm. Palea subequaling or equaling lemma, hispid along keels, apex subobtuse. Anthers 1.5–1.8 mm. Fl. and fr. Jun–Jul. 2n = 42*.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
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Flora of China Vol. 22: 403, 417 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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Distribution

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C. Asia, Himalaya (Nepal, Bhutan), S.E. Tibet, China.
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Annotated Checklist of the Flowering Plants of Nepal Vol. 0 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Annotated Checklist of the Flowering Plants of Nepal @ eFloras.org
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K.K. Shrestha, J.R. Press and D.A. Sutton
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Distribution

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Distribution: Pakistan (N.W.F.P., Gilgit & Kashmir); Central Asia and the Himalayas.
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Flora of Pakistan Vol. 0: 620 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of Pakistan @ eFloras.org
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S. I. Ali & M. Qaiser
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Elevation Range

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2700-4300 m
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Annotated Checklist of the Flowering Plants of Nepal Vol. 0 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Annotated Checklist of the Flowering Plants of Nepal @ eFloras.org
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K.K. Shrestha, J.R. Press and D.A. Sutton
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Flower/Fruit

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Fl. & Fr. Per.: July-August.
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Flora of Pakistan Vol. 0: 620 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of Pakistan @ eFloras.org
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S. I. Ali & M. Qaiser
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Habitat & Distribution

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Glades, mountain slopes, dry river meadows. Qinghai, Xinjiang, Xizang [Bhutan, India (Sikkim), Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Nepal, Russia, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan].
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
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Flora of China Vol. 22: 403, 417 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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Synonym

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Triticum schrenkianum Fischer & C. A. Meyer, Bull. Cl. Phys.-Math. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg 3:305. 1845; Agropyron schrenkianum (Fischer & C. A. Meyer) P. Candargy; Campeiostachys schrenkiana (Fischer & C. A. Meyer) Drobow; Roegneria schrenkiana (Fischer & C. A. Meyer) Nevski.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
bibliographic citation
Flora of China Vol. 22: 403, 417 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
editor
Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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eFloras.org
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eFloras