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Leptaspis (rights holder: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings)© Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings (licence)


Perennial rhizomatous herbs with large broad dark green leaves, with typical slanting venation, borne on a twisted (180 degrees) pseudopetiole. Inflorescence a loose panicle with female spiklets in a group at the base and males terminal on the branchlets. Spikelets 1-flowered, unisexual. Male spikelets less conspicuous than female with 2 small, membranous, ovate glumes and a lemma similar to the... © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings (licence)

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Parent Taxon
Taxonomic Completion
1 of 5 accepted Species
Global Pollen Project UUID
Botanical Reference
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