Eragrostis amabilis

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Eragrostis amabilis
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Poaceae
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Genus: Eragrostis
Species: E. amabilis
Binomial name
Eragrostis amabilis
(L.) Wight & Arn. ex Nees

Eragrostis amabilis is a bunchgrass, in the subfamily Chloridoideae of Poaceae, native to Africa and southern Asia. Synonymy includes: Eragrostis tenella Benth., Eragrostis elegans Nees, and Eragrostis interrupta Lam. Döll.


Eragrostis amabilis is grown as a drought tolerant ornamental grass in gardens.


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