Irish wildflowers Sitemap More: Grasses

Annual Meadow-grass
Poa annua
Cuise bliantúil
Family: Poaceae

Flowers all year. Annual. Native.

Flowerheads more/less triangular with spreading branches.
Many-flowered, pale whitish-green or sometimes purplish spikelets.
Soft pale-green leaves, flat, hooded at tip. Often transversely wrinkled when young.
Hairless, more/less tufted grass. Variable. Stems 5-20cm.

Widespread and abundant on disturbed ground. Fields, roadsides, waste ground, gardens.


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