Occurrence ID (GUID):
Hemarthria altissima (Poir.) Stapf & C.E.Hubb.
Verbatim Date: 28 July 1970
United States, Florida, Alachua, United States: Florida: Alachua County. Plants 2 m. tall; cultivated in dry soil, tobacco research unit, Gainesville. Limpo Grass (from Limpopo River Valley). P.I. # 299,995. Introduced in 1964 by Jack Oakes. Tetraploid. Plant does better in moist soil. Frost resistant. Grown for cattle feed and speculatively as a tea substitute.-G.K.
Preserved herbarium specimens
Rights Holder: University of Florida
Record Id: d38d34d6-cc20-4c4a-8be0-98624b70de45