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Stipa roborowskyi Rozhev. in -Bot. Mater. Gerb. glavn. bot. Sada. 1(6): 1. 1920. Tzvelev, Pl. As. Cent., Gram. 61. 1968.

  • Stipa basiplumosa var. longearistata Munro ex Hook.f.

    Tufted perennial 25-40(-85) cm high. Leaf-blades involute and setaceous, up to 1.5 mm wide when flattened, smooth and glabrous on the lower (outer) surface; ligule 2-4 mm long. Panicle narrow, linear, few-flowered, 14-18(-30) cm long, with short stiff rigidly erect branches. Glumes lanceolate, shortly acuminate, 12-16 mm long, deeply suffused with purple, 3-nerved; lemma terete, 7-8 mm long (including callus), shortly pubescent all over, often with a crown of hairs at the tip; callus acuminate, pungent, 1-3 mm long. Awn bigeniculate, articulated at the base, 3.5-6 cm long, plumose throughout its length with hairs 1-1.5 mm long.

    Type: Tibet (Kunlun), Roborowsky (LE).

    Distribution: Kashmir; Pamir and Tibet.


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