Narrow, unbranched flower spikes with stalkless, single-flowered spikelets. Short, narrow, hairless leaves, flat or inrolled with short, blunt ligules. Stems prostrate at base, erect above. Height 10-30cm.
Coastal on salt-marshes, muddy sea-shores, sea walls and shingle ridges. Very inconspicuous and possibly under-recorded.
Sea Hard-grass. Killimer, County Clare. July 2008