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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Central China.

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Morphology General Habit
Perennial; caespitose. Culms erect; 30-60 cm long; 1-1.2 mm diam. Lateral branches lacking. Leaf-sheaths glabrous on surface. Ligule an eciliate membrane; 2-3 mm long. Leaf-blades erect; flat, or involute; 6-18 cm long; 2-7 mm wide. Leaf-blade surface smooth, or scaberulous. Leaf-blade apex acuminate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence a panicle. Peduncle smooth. Panicle open; lanceolate, or pyramidal; 8-15 cm long; 3-5 cm wide. Panicle branches smooth, or scaberulous. Spikelets solitary. Fertile spikelets pedicelled. Pedicels filiform; flexuous; smooth, or scaberulous.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Spikelets
Spikelets comprising 1 fertile florets; with a barren rhachilla extension. Spikelets lanceolate; laterally compressed; 5-6 mm long; breaking up at maturity; disarticulating below each fertile floret. Floret callus pilose. Floret callus hairs 0.25-0.33 length of lemma.
Fertile
Spikelets comprising 1 fertile florets; with a barren rhachilla extension. Spikelets lanceolate; laterally compressed; 5-6 mm long; breaking up at maturity; disarticulating below each fertile floret. Floret callus pilose. Floret callus hairs 0.25-0.33 length of lemma.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Bracts Glume
Glumes persistent; similar; exceeding apex of florets; firmer than fertile lemma. Lower glume lanceolate; 5-6 mm long; 1 length of upper glume; membranous; 1-keeled; 1 -veined. Lower glume primary vein smooth, or scaberulous. Lower glume lateral veins absent. Lower glume apex acuminate. Upper glume lanceolate; 5-6 mm long; 1.2 length of adjacent fertile lemma; membranous; 1-keeled; (1-)3 -veined. Upper glume primary vein smooth, or scaberulous. Upper glume lateral veins absent, or obscure. Upper glume apex acuminate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Florets
Fertile lemma oblong; 4-5 mm long; membranous; without keel; 5 -veined. Lemma lateral veins excurrent, or extending close to apex. Lemma apex erose; awned; 1 -awned. Principal lemma awn dorsal; arising 0.1 way up back of lemma; geniculate; 6-9 mm long overall; with twisted column. Palea 3-5 mm long; 0.75-1 length of lemma; 2 -veined. Rhachilla extension 1-1.5 mm long; pilose; with 1.5-2 mm long hairs.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Lodicules 2. Anthers 3; 2.5-3 mm long; purple. Stigmas 2.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Caryopsis with adherent pericarp; fusiform; 2 mm long. Hilum punctiform.
Distribution
Asia-temperate: China.
Reference
Aveneae. Keng 1996.

Native to:

China South-Central

Calamagrostis × filipes (Keng) P.C.Kuo & S.L.Lu ex J.L.Yang appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Fl. Sichuanica 5(2): 92 (1988)

Accepted by

  • Clayton, W.D., Harman, K.T. & Williamson, H. (2006). World Grass Species - Synonymy database The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0