Grasses of the Pilanesberg National Park.
Grass Species of the Pilanesberg National Park.
Grasses of the Pilanesberg National Park
Graminae/Poaceae Family

Andropogon chinensis
  Hairy Blue Grass

Anthephora pubescens
  Wool Grass
  Afrikaans Borseltjiegras

Aristida adscensionis
  Annual Three-Awn

Aristida congesta subsp. barbicollis
  Spreading Three-awn
  Afrikaans Lossteekgras

Aristida congesta subsp. congesta
  Tassel Three-awn

Aristida junciformis
  Gongoni Three-awn

Bewsia biflora
  False Love Grass

Bothriochloa bladhii
  Purple Plume Grass

Bothriochloa insculpta
  Pinhole Grass

Bothriochloa radicans
  Stinking Grass

Brachiaria brizantha
  Common Signal Grass

Brachiaria eruciformis
  Sweet Signal Grass

Brachiaria serrata
  Velvet Signal Grass
  Afrikaans Fluweelsinjaalgras

Cenchrus cilliarus
  Foxtail Buffalo Grass

Chloris pycnothrix
  Spiderweb Grass

Chloris virgata
  Feather-top Chloris

Chrysopogon serrulatus
  Golden Beard Grass

Cymbopogon excavatus
  Broad-leaved Turpentine Grass

Cymbopogon plurinodis
  Narrow-leaved Turpentine Grass

Cynodon dactylon
Couch Grass

Digitaria argyrograpta

Digitaria eriantha
  Common Finger Grass

Diheteropogon amplectens
  Broad-leaved Bluestem

Elionurus muticus
  Wire Lemongrass
  Afrikaans Suurpol

Enneapogon cenchroides
  Nine-awned Grass

Enneapogon scoparius
  Bottlebrush Grass

Eragrostis biflora
  Shade Eragrostis

Eragrostis capensis
  Heart-seed Love Grass

Eragrostis chloromelas
  (Narrow) Curly Leaf

Eragrostis gummiflua
  Gum Grass

Eragrostis heteromera
  Bronze Love Grass

Eragrostis inamoena
  Tite Grass

Eragrostis lehmanniana
  Lehmann's Love Grass

Eragrostis pseudosclerantha
  Footpath Love Grass

Eragrostis racemosa
  Narrow Heart Love Grass

Eragrostis rigidior
  (Broad) Curly Leaf

Eragrostis superba
  Saw-tooth Love Grass
  Afrikaans Weeluisgras

Eustachys paspaloides
  Fan Grass/Brown Rhodes Grass
  Afrikaans Bruin Hoenderspoor

Fingerhuthia africana
  Thimble Grass

Heteropogon contortus
  Spear Grass

Hyparrhenia filipendula
  Fine Thatching Grass

Hyparrhenia hirta
  Common Thatching Grass

Imperata cylindrica
  Cottonwool Grass

Loudetia simplex
  Common Russet Grass

Melinis repens subsp. repens
  Natal Red Top

Panicum coloratum
  Small Buffalo Grass

Panicum maximum
  Guinea Grass

Panicum repens
  Couch Panicum

Paspalum dilatatum
  Dallis Grass

Paspalum distichum
  Water Couch

Pennisetum macrourum
  Riverbed Grass

Pennisetum thunbergii
  Thunberg's Pennisetum

Perotis patens
  Cat's Tail

Phragmites australis
  Common Reed

Pogonarthria squarrosa
  Herringbone Grass

Setaria lindenbergiana

Setaria megaphylla
  Broad-leaved Bristle Grass

Setaria sphacelata var. sericea
  Golden Bristle Grass

Setaria sphacelata var. sphacelata
  Common Bristle Grass

Setaria sphacelata var. torta
  Creeping Bristle Grass

Setaria verticillata
  Bur Bristle Grass

Sporobolus africanus
  Ratstail Dropseed

Sporobolus pyramidalis
  Catstail Dropseed

Themeda triandra
  Red Grass
  Afrikaans Rooigras

Trachypogon spicatus
  Giant Spear Grass

Tragus berteronianus
  Common Carrot-seed Grass
  Afrikaans Gewone Wortelsaadgras

Tricholaena monachne
  Blue-seed Grass

Trichoneura grandiglumis
  Small Rolling Grass

Urochloa mosambicensis
  Bushveld Signal Grass

Urochloa oligotricha
  Perennial Signal Grass