Length of Leaf : 2.5-3.7 cm
Shape of Leaf : lanceolate
Introduced to : Manipur, Myanmar
Description of Inflorescence and Flower : terminal panicle, branches spicate bearing heads of spikelets 2.5-10 cm apart; rachis soft,hollow. Spikelets cylindrical, 12-13 mm long, ovate-lanceolate, acute, with two empty glumes, one fertile flower and onerudimentary flower on a terminally produced rachilla; the rudimentary flower thrice as long as the rachilla; emptyglumes ovate-acute, many-nerved; flowering glumes mucronate, convolute; palea long, 2-keeled, membranous, the keels many-nerved, bearing in the deep concavity between the keels, the rachilla of the rudimentary flower; lodicules 3,hyaline, long-fimbriate, two ovate-obtuse, the third smaller, acute. Stamens exserted; anthers obtuse, bifid at the apex.Ovary ovoid, gradually tapering into a very minute style; stigmas 3, long, plumose.
Flowering Reported : Myanmar(1837)