⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-432868, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Pennisetum sieberianum (Schltdl.) Stapf & C.E.Hubb..
The record derives from WCSP which reports it as a synonym (record 432868) with original publication details: Pflanzenw. Ost-Afrikas B: 53 1895.