Genus Deyeuxia

Group: 

Monocotyledon

Family: 
Genus description: 

Erect, sparsely-tufted perennials to 1.5m, mostly basal leaves, flat and tapering to a fine point. The inflorescence is an open or dense terminal panicle with numerous and often densely overlapping one-flowered spikelets. An awn rises from the back of the lemma which is papery rather than transparent.

Deyeuxia quadriseta
Common names:
     Reed Bent-grass
Image of Deyeuxia quadriseta