General Information. Uva grass is a large, stout grass that usually grow 3 – 6 metres tall, sometimes to 10 metres or more. It produces large, usually unbranched. Image of Gynerium sagittatum. Gynerium saccharoides Trusted. Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike (CC BY-NC-SA Descriptions and articles about the Wild Cane, scientifically known as Gynerium sagittatum in the Encyclopedia of Life. Includes Overview; Distribution; Phys.
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Primary panicle gyneroum profusely divided. For a list of references used on this page please go here A special thanks to Ken Fern for some of the information used on this page. Periodic mowing appears to be adequate for control of advancing clumps[ ].
Gynerium sagittatum – Aubl.
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Floret callus elongated; 0. Arundo rugii Molina Arundo saccharoides Humb. Growth of uva grass is rapid. This is a QR code short for Quick Response which gives fast-track access to our website pages. The bark zone, which is the main factor in the unusual height, functions as a water distribution system, transporting water from the underground roots to the superior part of the plant including the leaves.
Saguttatum and tribes of the grasses Poaceae. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Unbranched culms die after flowering, but only the branches of branched culms die[ ]. If you have questions about a plant please use the Forum on this website as we do not have the resources to answer questions ourselves. The leaves are used for thatching, and for weaving mats, baskets, and hats[ ]. QR Codes are barcodes gynerimu can be read by mobile phone smartphone cameras.
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An aquatic plant; it grows best in a moisture-retentive, fertile, humus-rich soil, or in in shallow water, and a position in full sun[ ]. Being one of the first plants to colonise open areas, G. The upper part, round and thin, stiff on the outside and soft on the inside, develops a large bloom at the top.
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Fertile Spikelets comprising 2 fertile florets; without rhachilla extension. Only comments or links that are felt to be directly relevant to a plant will be included.
Plant growing in native habitat Photograph by: Plants For A Future can not take any responsibility for any adverse effects from the use of plants. Cynodon gynerium Raspail Gynerrium levyi E.
How long seedlings take to reach maturity and how rapidly suckers grow is unknown. Flowering stem removed from plant Photograph by: The flowers are pollinated by Wind.
Gynerium sagittatum – Wikispecies
Sections of smaller stems are used to make earplugs and the bases of feather ‘flowers’ which are hung on necklaces[ ]. Some information cannot be used for commercial reasons or be modified but some can.
A dioecious species, both male and female forms need yynerium be grown if seed is required. Eriachneae Hubbardieae Isachneae Micraireae.
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Lower glume apex acuminate. The only known species is Gynerium sagittatum, – widespread from northern Mexico to Paraguay.
Culms erect; reed-like; cm sagithatum mm diam.
Cynodon gynerium Raspail Gynerium levyi E. If not controlled, the plant slowly invades wet bottomland pastures and eliminates forage plants. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Lower glume linear; 3 mm long; 0. Male spikelets distinct from female glabrous ; 3 mm long. Male inflorescence similar to female; a panicle. QR Code What’s this?