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Bunga-bunga liar Malaysia
(Wild flowers of Malaysia)



Greater Tassel Grass (Plants),
Location: Ban Khlong Ple, Hatyai, Thailand

Photo: CS Ooi, Date: 21 November 2003
Camera: Pocket DV, Resolution: 480x640



Greater Tassel Grass (Plants),
Location: Ban Khlong Ple, Hatyai, Thailand

Photo: CS Ooi, Date: 21 November 2003
Camera: Pocket DV, Resolution: 480x640


Nama Melayu (Malay Name) Rumput Themeda
Keluarga (Family) GRAMINEAE
    = POACEAE
Nama Saintifik (Scientific Name) Themeda villosa
Saiz Biasa (Size) 2 - 4 m
Nama Lain (Other Names) Greater Tassel Grass
Jurufoto (Photographer) CS Ooi


Greater Tassel Grass (Plants),
Location: Ban Khlong Ple, Hatyai, Thailand

Photo: CS Ooi, Date: 21 November 2003
Camera: Pocket DV, Resolution: 480x640



Nota Ringkas (Short Notes)


Sejenis rumput rumpuan yang besar saiznya, dari setinggi 2 m hingga 4 m tinggi. Daunnya boleh mencapai 1 m panjang, semua daripada batangnya dan lebih banyak di bahagian bawah. Daunnya tajam dan boleh melukakan jika tidak berhati-hati.

A large size clastering grass from about 2 m to as tall as 4 m. Leaves can reach the length of 1 m, are all from the stem and more crowded at the base. Leaves are sharp and will cut if not handled properly.


Rujukan (References)

     Pokok (Plant)

1.       Peretak, Kuala Kubu Bharu
2.       Ban Khlong Ple (21 November 2003)

     Buku (Books)

1.       Malayan Wild Flowers - Monocotyledon; M.R. Henderson; (1954);
            Caxton Press Ltd.; Malaya. - mukasurat (page) 352


Pertanyaan (Inquiries)
Ooi Chooi Seng P.P.N.,
259 Jalan 17/8,
46400 Petaling Jaya