Source: Valdés, B. & Scholz, H.; with contributions from Raab-Straube, E. von & Parolly, G. (2009+): Poaceae (pro parte majore). Euro+Med Plantbase - the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity.
Dichanthelium (Hitchc. & Chase) Gould in Brittonia 26: 59. 1974
  • Panicum subg. Dichanthelium Hitchc. & Chase in Contr. U. S. Natl. Herb. 15: 142. 1910


Gg [Az(F) Be Ga(nF) Ge He nIt UC] 

Euro+Med: Azores (Faial introduced); Belgium, with Luxembourg introduced; France, with Channel is. and Monaco introduced (France naturalised); Georgia native; Germany introduced; Italy, with San Marino and Vatican City naturalised; Switzerland introduced; Ukraine, with Crimea introduced

Common Names

Finnish (Finland): kyynelhirssitA; Swedish (Sweden & Finland): bambuhirssläktetA


A. Kurtto, A., Lampinen, R., Piirainen, M. & Uotila, P. 2019: Checklist of the vascular plants of Finland. Suomen putkilokasvien luettelo. – Helsinki: Finnish Museum of Natural History LUOMUS (as Dichanthelium (Hitchc. & Chase) Gould)