Burmanns Basketgrass

Burmanns Basketgrass Plant Information


Burmanns Basketgrass grows in the following 2 states:

Florida, Hawaii

Oplismenus burmannii (commonly known as Burmann's basketgrass) is a flowering plant that can be found in Florida and on Hawaii, but is native to Zimbabwe.

The plant's leaves are 5 centimetres (2.0in) long and 1.5 centimetres (0.59in) wide and are undulate as well. Its glumes are of pinkish-red colour and are much longer than the spikelet. Its inflorescence is 2.5 centimetres (0.98in) and consists of a small amount of short racemes which have spikelets on them which are attached to the central axis.
It is found on elevation of 1,600 metres (5,200ft).

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