Folia Geobotanica et Phytotaxonomica

, Volume 4, Issue 2, pp 211–213 | Cite as

Festuca karadagensis, a New Grass from Iraq

  • Emil Hadač
  • Jindřich Chrtek


A new fescue (Festuca karadagensis) has been described from Iraq. It differs from other taxa of the sect.Ovinae, especially by its big spikelets, very rough leaves and hirtulous rhachila.


Northern Slope Floris Czechoslovak Academy Alpine Region Mountain Ridge 
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© ACADEMIA, nakladatelství Československé akademie věd 1969

Authors and Affiliations

  • Emil Hadač
    • 1
  • Jindřich Chrtek
    • 1
  1. 1.Botanical Institute of the Czechoslovak Academy of Science, Pr⫲honice near PrahaBotanical Institute of Charles UniversityPraha 2

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