Name: Gharaz

Scientific name: Chrysopogon plumulosus

Type: Grass

Color: Green,Yellow

Habitat: Rocky Areas,Sandy Areas

Size: 10 - 90 cm

Conservation status:



Growth form: Perennial grass. Flowering. Apr. Status: Native. Common. Also recorded: E Saudi Arabia. Habitat & distribution: Occasional to locally frequent in shallow sand in wadis and runnels; often within rocky areas. Uses: Eaten by all animals (El Amin). Notes: Recorded as C. aucheri (Boiss.) Stapf by Batanouny, but later apparently redetermined as C. plumulosus (see El Amin, p.128). C. aucheri could also occur in Qatar.

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