Malolotja Nature Reserve: Annotated Grasses Checklist

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Stiburus conrathii Hack.

Occasional, near streams and vieis in high altitude grassland. Flowering in June.

Poa annua L.
Annual bluegrass  
Recorded from disturbed areas at log cabins and office, in moist shady areas. Naturalised from Europe.

Festuca caprina Nees

Abundant in moist areas around Malolotja viei.

Festuca costata Nees
Tussock fescue   Siswati: Lukhasi
Common, patchy distribution in high altitude grassland.

Festuca scabra Vahl
Munnik fescue  
Uncommon, recorded from exotic forest at high altitude.

Bromus catharticus Vahl
Rescue grass  
Uncommon, recorded from area in front of warden's house. Naturalised, different strains from Europe, Australia and America.

Bromus natalensis Stapf
(B. speciosus Nees)
((B. firmior (Nees) Stapf))

Uncommon, found in high altitude grassland areas.

Brachypodium flexum Nees

Uncommon, one record from stream bank of upper Majolomba river.

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