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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 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)

The 2739 species, 671 genera and 184 families of plants have been compiled from the lists of the plants:

  • of the Hermanus Botanical Society compiled by Lee Burman, for the plants in the Fernkloof Nature Reserve, and the Vogelgat Private Nature Reserve, Hermanus. Location: (F).
  • of Mark Johns, Director of the Kogelberg Reserve, and of COASTEC, environmental consultants, for the plants in the Kogelberg Nature Reserve, Betty’s Bay, in the WesternCape Province, South Africa. Location: (K).
  • of Christopher Whitehouse, for the plants in the Phillipskop Mountain Reserve, Stanford, in the Western Cape Province, South Africa. Location: (P).

Suggestions for improvements to the lists and comments would be welcomed.