⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-432903, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Pennisetum purpureum Schumach..
The record derives from WCSP which reports it as a synonym (record 432903) with original publication details: in Fl. Afr. Nord 1: 340 1952.