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Published In: Species Plantarum 1: 319. 1753. (1 May 1753) (Sp. Pl.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/2/2011)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 6/3/2011)
Contributor Text: E. NASIR
General/Distribution: A genus of c. 25 species in N. America and Asia. Represented in Pakistan by 1 species.


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Plants grass-like. Roots fibrous. Leaves linear-lanceolate, radical. Scape slender, naked. Flowers in a spike or a raceme. Perianth 6-cleft. Stamens 6, inserted at the bases of the perianth lobes, filaments short. Ovary half inferior, trilocular, each locule with many ovules. Fruit capsular, many-seeded.
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