Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Briza
Family: Poaceae (Monocotyledon)
Taxon : Grass & Restios
Group : Plant

SPECIES
minor
NOTES

An annual grass to 70 cm, which is often branched with dark nodes. Leaf blades to 9 mm wide, thin and flat. Ligule a white membrane 8 mm long. Originally from the Mediterranean area. A palatable grass with low leaf production.


AUTHORITY
L.
Sub Author
Conservation
Exotic
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Inflorescence an open panicle to 15 cm long with more than 20 spikelets which are wider than long. The spikelets are borne on rigid pedicels
Colour: Green
Common Name
Little quaking grass
Kleinklokkiegras
Fairy bells
Ladys heart grass
Trilgras
Exotic
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in shady disturbed areas such as roads
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
None
Months
October
November
Synonyms for Species
Briza gracilis
Briza minimus



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