Species within a genus

Genus: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
ERAGROSTIS (G)
Love Grass (Le)
Family: POACEAE
eros, = love, desire; agros, = a field, land. agrostis, = a grass that mules feed on. (graceful heart-shaped spikelets)
(LS, Le)
Eragrostis capensis (La)
Bosluisgras(PS) Cape Love Grass Small Heart Seed Grass
Location: (F, K)
cape, = Cape of Good Hope; -ensis, = indicates country or place of growth, or origin or else habitat. (pertaining to the Cape of Good Hope; Cape Peninsula)
(BL)
Eragrostis curvula (La)
African Love Grass(PS) Bergsoetgras Fyngras Weeping Grass
Location: (F, K)
curvus, = crooked, curved, bent; -ulus, = diminutive.
(ld, BL)
Eragrostis elatior (K3)

Location: (F, K)
effero, elatus, = exalted, elevated, lofty, high; (tall) -ior, = a comparative suffix. (said of plants which are taller than their parts would have led one to believe)
(ld, BL)
Eragrostis mexicana subsp. virescens (La)

Location: (K)
Mexico -anus, = belonging to, connected with, pertaining to, used to form adjectives from nouns, particularly from geographical and personal names. vireō, = to be green or verdant; to be fresh, vigorous or lively; to flourish, bloom; -escens, = indicates process of becoming, hence not fully achieved resembance. viresco, -ere, = to grow or become green or verdant.
(ld, BL)
Eragrostis racemosa (La)
Narrow Heart Love Grass(PS) Smalhartjiegras
Location: (K)
racemus, = the stalk of a cluster of grapes and similar plants; (raceme) -osus, = indicates abundance or full or marked development. racemosus, = full of clusters, clustering.
(ld, BL)
Eragrostis sabulosa (La)

Location: (K)
sabulo, = coarse sand, gravel; -osus, = indicates abundance or full or marked development. sabulosus, = full of sand, sandy, gravelly. (sandy, growing in sandy places)
(ld, BL)
Eragrostis sarmentosa (La)

Location: (K)
sarpo, = to cut off, trim, prune, clean; sarmentum, = twigs, light branches, brushwood; a faggot, fascine; -osus, = indicates abundance or full or marked development. sarmentosus, = full of twigs or little branches. (producing long runners)
(ld, BL)
Eragrostis trichophora (G)
Athrstone's Grass(PS) Blousaad Love Grass Soetgras
Location: (K)
thrix, = the hair both of man and beast; sheep’s wool; trichoma, = a growth of hair, shock of hair; phora, = a carrying, bearing, producing. (carrier, signifying a part which bears some other parts, a stalk or support)
(LS, BL)
Eragrostis virescens [Now E. mexicana subsp. virescens] (La)

Location: (K)
vireō, = to be green or verdant; to be fresh, vigorous or lively; to flourish, bloom; -idus, = indicates a state or an action in progress (-ish’). viridis, viride, = green. -escens, = indicates process of becoming, hence not fully achieved resembance. viresco, virescere, = togrow or become green or verdant.
(ld, BL)