|Habitat||Dry steppe with some mesophilous species|
Cross-section round. Outline wavy. Culm center hollow. Recognizable epidermis cells. Continuous peripheral sclerenchymatic belt. Large vascular bundles in one row. Solitary large vascular bundles. Sclerenchymatic sheath around vascular bundles with 1-3 ce
Outline with rips. Upper epidermis cells in one row. Vascular bundles centered between the upper and lower side of the leaf. Girders extending from the vascular bundle to both sides of the leaf.