Lygeum spartum: esparto: gray-green needlegrasses (Stipa tenacissima and Lygeum spartum) in the family Poaceae that are indigenous to southern Spain. Lygeum spartum in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. Family: Poaceae Barnhart. Genus: Lygeum Loefl. ex L. Lygeum spartum Loefl. ex L. This species is accepted, and its native range is Medit. Toggle navigation.

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American Journal of Agricultural and Biological Sciences 4 3 This QR Code is unique to this page. A fibre is obtained from the leaves[1, 61, ], it makes a fine quality paper[]. All plant pages have their own unique code. Habit and Cultural Information. Ligule an eciliate membrane; 5 mm long. When they are large enough to handle, prick out the seedlings into individual pots and sparhum them on for their first winter in spartkm greenhouse.

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List of Poaceae genera. Plant them out in the spring. A new fodder crop for Algerian saline steppes”.

Very easy, larger clumps can be replanted direct into their permanent positions, though it is best to pot up smaller clumps and grow them on in a cold frame until they are rooting well.

The plant can tolerate maritime exposure.

Both are very tolerant of saline soils. Copy and print the QR code to a plant label, poster, book, website, magazines, newspaper etc and even t-shirts. You can unsubscribe at anytime.

The plants are also likely to require a sunny position[K]. Fertile Spikelets comprising 2 -3 fertile florets; without rhachilla extension.

If you have questions about a plant please use the Forum on this website as we do not have the resources to answer questions ourselves. Low Water Needs Winter Hardiness: It cannot grow in the shade. The name Lygeum was first applied to this plant by Linnaeus from the Greek ‘lygion’, switch or ‘lygizo’, to bend for the plant’s flexibility and use in mats, sails and ropes.

Lygeum spartum

Rocky sea shores[1], on dry sandy or clayey, often gypsaceous soil[50]. This plant is naturally widespread throughout the Mediterranean from southern Italy and Crete west to the Iberian Pennisula and in North Africa where it is found on clay and chalky soils in arid climates from to 3, feet in lygsum, often higher than the similar more coastal Stipa tenacissima.


Structure, ultrastructure of spatrum anther, pollen microsporogenesis and morphology of pollen grains of two populations of Lygeum spartum L. Flora of Egypt 4: Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally. Spikelets ovate; urceolate; laterally compressed; mm long; falling entire. Please view the copyright link for more information.

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Subfamilies and tribes of the grasses Poaceae. Spatheole lanceolate; cm long; chartaceous. Use dmy dates from March Articles with ‘species’ microformats.

Leaf-blade apex attenuate; filiform. They have also used in the manufacture of high quality paper. QR Code What’s this?