Bromus hordeaceus subsp. hordeaceus
Tufted introduced grass to 1 m tall with relatively few leaves. Stems softly hairy to below the flower heads. Greyish-green leaves with fine silky hairs up to 20 cm long and 2-7 mm wide. Flowerheads held upright.
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The spikelet excluding awns is less than 2 cm long and rather plump. The awns remain erect.
Annual or biennial. A common weed in native grasslands as well as gardens and pasture.
Tracheophyta (Vascular Plants)
Magnoliopsida (Flowering Plants)
Source: Atlas of Living Australia