Eragrostis minor

Eragrostis minor Host

Languages: English

Ecology and Distribution

Global Distribution

Subtropical and warm temperate Old World.

Distribution in Egypt

Nile region, oases and Sinai.


Damp soils.

Life Expectancy



  • Poa eragrostis L. (synonym)
  • Eragrostis pooides P. Beauv. (synonym)


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