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Grasses, Rushes, Sedges etc. - Poales

Group Description

A large order containing 16 families worldwide.

SubGroups

name latinname species sightings media image
Annual Beard-grass Polypogon monspeliensis 1 2 13 image for Annual Beard-grass
Annual Meadow-grass Poa annua 1 10 16 image for Annual Meadow-grass
Arrow Bamboo Pseudosasa japonica 1 1 3 image for Arrow Bamboo
Barren Brome Anisantha sterilis 1 3 7 image for Barren Brome
Bearded Couch Elymus caninus 1 1 2 image for Bearded Couch
Black Bent Agrostis gigantea 1 5 13 image for Black Bent
Black Bog-rush Schoenus nigricans 1 1 9 image for Black Bog-rush
Blunt-flowered Rush Juncus subnodulosus 1 1 2 image for Blunt-flowered Rush
Bread Wheat Triticum aestivum 1 8 4 image for Bread Wheat
Broad-leaved Bamboo Sasa palmata 1 2 8 image for Broad-leaved Bamboo
Brown Bent Agrostis vinealis 1 2 5 image for Brown Bent
Brown Sedge Carex disticha 1 1 1 image for Brown Sedge
Bulrush Typha latifolia 1 2 5 image for Bulrush
Carnation Sedge carex panicea 1 1 5 image for Carnation Sedge
Cock's-foot Grass Dactylis glomerata 1 13 25 image for Cock's-foot Grass
Cockspur Echinochloa crus-galli 1 10 8 image for Cockspur
Common Bent Agrostis capillaris 1 1 2 image for Common Bent
Common Cord-grass Spartina anglica 1 6 13 image for Common Cord-grass
Common Couch Elymus repens 1 3 8 image for Common Couch
Common Millet Panicum miliaceum 1 2 1 image for Common Millet
Common Reed Phragmites australis 1 5 17 image for Common Reed
Common Saltmarsh-grass Puccinellia maritima 1 2 7 image for Common Saltmarsh-grass
Common Soft-brome Bromus hordeaceus subsp. hordeaceus 1 5 14 image for Common Soft-brome
Common Spike-rush Eleocharis palustris 1 4 20 image for Common Spike-rush
Creeping Bent Agrostis stolonifera 1 5 14 image for Creeping Bent
Creeping soft-grass Holcus mollis 1 1 8 image for Creeping soft-grass
Crested Dog's-tail Cynosurus Cristatus 1 5 6 image for Crested Dog's-tail
Crested Hair-grass Koeleria macrantha 1 3 7 image for Crested Hair-grass
Dwarf sedge Carex humilis 1 2 5 image for Dwarf sedge
Early Hair-grass Aira praecox 1 3 8 image for Early Hair-grass
Early Meadow-grass Poa infirma 1 2 11 image for Early Meadow-grass
False Fox-sedge Carex otrubae 1 2 4 image for False Fox-sedge
False Oat-grass Arrhenatherum elatius 1 1 2 image for False Oat-grass
False Oat-grass Arrhenatherum elatius 1 13 39 image for False Oat-grass
False-brome Brachypodium sylvaticum 1 5 8 image for False-brome
Fern-grass Catapodium rigidum 2 10 27 image for Fern-grass
Field Wood-rush Luzula campestris 1 11 28 image for Field Wood-rush
Fingered Sedge Carex digitata 1 3 10 image for Fingered Sedge
Flattened Meadow-grass Poa compressa 1 3 5 image for Flattened Meadow-grass
Flea Sedge Carex pulicaris 1 1 4 image for Flea Sedge
Floating Sweet-grass Glyceria fluitans 1 2 4 image for Floating Sweet-grass
Foxtail Bristle-grass Setaria italica 1 1 9 image for Foxtail Bristle-grass
Galingale Cyperus longus 1 1 1 image for Galingale
Giant Fescue Schedonorus giganteus 1 2 4 image for Giant Fescue
Glaucous Sedge Carex flacca 1 3 9 image for Glaucous Sedge
Great Fen-sedge Cladium mariscus 1 1 1 image for Great Fen-sedge
Great Millet Sorghum bicolor 1 2 3 image for Great Millet
Greater Pond-sedge Carex riparia 1 1 6 image for Greater Pond-sedge
Greater Quaking-grass Briza maxima 1 7 15 image for Greater Quaking-grass
Green Bristle-grass Setaria viridis 1 1 4 image for Green Bristle-grass
Grey Club-rush Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani 1 1 4 image for Grey Club-rush
Grey Sedge Carex divulsa 2 5 28 image for Grey Sedge
Hairy Finger-grass Digitaria sanguinalis 1 2 11 image for Hairy Finger-grass
Hairy Sedge Carex hirta 1 6 11 image for Hairy Sedge
Hairy Wood-rush Luzula pilosa 1 1 4 image for Hairy Wood-rush
Hairy-brome Bromopsis ramosa 1 1 3 image for Hairy-brome
Hard Grass Parapholis strigosa 1 1 1 image for Hard Grass
Hard Rush Juncus inflexus 1 1 1 image for Hard Rush
Hare's-tail Lagurus ovatus 1 1 1 image for Hare's-tail
Heath Rush Juncus squarrosus 1 1 9 image for Heath Rush
Heath wood-rush Luzula multiflora 2 6 35 image for Heath wood-rush
Italian Rye-grass Lolium multiflorum 1 2 4 image for Italian Rye-grass
Jointed Rush Juncus articulatus 1 2 5 image for Jointed Rush
Lesser Pond-sedge Carex acutiformis 1 2 9 image for Lesser Pond-sedge
Long-bracted Sedge Carex extensa 1 1 6 image for Long-bracted Sedge
Long-stalked Yellow-sedge Carex lepidocarpa 1 1 6 image for Long-stalked Yellow-sedge
Lyme-grass Leymus arenarius 1 1 6 image for Lyme-grass
Marram Ammophila arenaria 1 1 4 image for Marram
Marsh Foxtail Alopecurus geniculatus 1 5 13 image for Marsh Foxtail
Meadow Barley Hordeum secalinum 1 5 8 image for Meadow Barley
Meadow Fescue Schedonorus pratensis 1 1 3 image for Meadow Fescue
Meadow Foxtail Alopecurus pratensis 1 13 24 image for Meadow Foxtail
Meadow Oat-grass Helictochloa pratensis 1 4 8 image for Meadow Oat-grass
Mexican Feather Grass Nassella tenuissima 1 1 2 image for Mexican Feather Grass
Oat Avena sativa 1 1 17 image for Oat
Pale Galingale Cyperus eragrostis 1 2 10 image for Pale Galingale
Pampas Grass Cortaderia selloana 1 1 3 image for Pampas Grass
Pendulous Sedge Carex pendula 1 11 17 image for Pendulous Sedge
Perennial Rye-grass Lolium perenne 1 5 9 image for Perennial Rye-grass
Pheasant's-tail Anemanthele lessoniana 1 5 7 image for Pheasant's-tail
Plicate Sweet-grass Glyceria notata 1 2 10 image for Plicate Sweet-grass
Quaking-grass Briza media 1 2 4 image for Quaking-grass
Rat's-tail Fescue Vulpia myuros 1 4 3 image for Rat's-tail Fescue
Red Fescue Festuca rubra 3 7 18 image for Red Fescue
Reed Canary-grass Phalaris arundinacea 1 1 6 image for Reed Canary-grass
Reed Sweet-grass Glyceria maxima 1 2 8 image for Reed Sweet-grass
Remote Sedge Carex remota 1 4 6 image for Remote Sedge
Rough Meadow-grass Poa trivialis 1 9 29 image for Rough Meadow-grass
Saltmarsh Rush Juncus gerardii 1 1 3 image for Saltmarsh Rush
Sand Cat's-tail Phleum arenarium 1 1 8 image for Sand Cat's-tail
Sea Club-rush Bolboschoenus maritimus 1 2 6 image for Sea Club-rush
Sea Couch Elytrigia atherica 1 3 7 image for Sea Couch
Sea Fern-grass Catapodium marinum 1 1 3 image for Sea Fern-grass
Sharp-flowered Rush Juncus acutiflorus 1 1 3 image for Sharp-flowered Rush
Sheep's Fescue Festuca Ovina 2 6 16 image for Sheep's Fescue
Six-rowed Barley Hordeum vulgare 1 4 14 image for Six-rowed Barley
Slender Rush Juncus tenuis 1 4 19 image for Slender Rush
Slender Soft-brome Bromus lepidius 1 1 1 image for Slender Soft-brome
Small Sweet-grass Glyceria declinata 1 2 4 image for Small Sweet-grass
Smaller Cat's-tail Phleum bertolonii 1 4 5 image for Smaller Cat's-tail
Smooth Brome Bromus racemosus 1 2 6 image for Smooth Brome
Smooth Meadow-grass Poa pratensis 1 5 12 image for Smooth Meadow-grass
Southern Beard-grass Polypogon maritimum 1 1 1 image for Southern Beard-grass
Spiked Sedge Carex spicata 1 1 2 image for Spiked Sedge
Spreading Meadow-grass Poa humilis 1 1 2 image for Spreading Meadow-grass
Sweet Vernal-grass Anthoxanthum odoratum 1 6 12 image for Sweet Vernal-grass
Tall Fescue Schedonorus arundinaceus 1 8 42 image for Tall Fescue
Tawny Sedge Carex hostiana 1 1 4 image for Tawny Sedge
Timothy Phleum pratense 1 9 25 image for Timothy
Toad Rush Juncus bufonius 1 2 17 image for Toad Rush
Tufted Hair-grass Tufted Hair-grass 1 1 2 image for Tufted Hair-grass
Two-rowed Barley Hordeum distichon 1 1 3 image for Two-rowed Barley
Upright Brome Bromus Erectus 1 1 0 image for Upright Brome
Various-leaved Fescue Festuca heterophylla 1 1 7 image for Various-leaved Fescue
Wall Barley Hordeum murinum 2 5 10 image for Wall Barley
Water Bent Polypogon viridis 1 9 5 image for Water Bent
Wood Fescue Drymochloa sylvatica 1 1 4 image for Wood Fescue
Wood Melick Melica uniflora 1 2 6 image for Wood Melick
Wood Millet Milium effusum 1 1 3 image for Wood Millet
Wood Sedge Carex sylvatica 1 2 3 image for Wood Sedge
Wood Small-reed Calamagrostis epigejos 1 1 1 image for Wood Small-reed
Yellow Bristle-grass Setaria pumila 1 1 11 image for Yellow Bristle-grass
Yellow Oat-grass Trisetum flavescens 2 6 17 image for Yellow Oat-grass
Yorkshire-fog Holcus lanatus 1 14 28 image for Yorkshire-fog