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Published In: Species Plantarum 1: 77. 1753. (1 May 1753) (Sp. Pl.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/2/2011)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 6/3/2011)
Flower/Fruit: F1 & Fr. Per.: April-July or August.
Type: Type: Europe (LINN).
Distribution: Distribution: Pakistan (Punjab, cultivated in N.W.F.P.); throughout Europe and western Asia; introduced into North and South America, Australia etc.
Comment/Acknowledgements: Soft Brome or Lop Grass is commonly grazed.
Map Location: C-7 Rawalpindi dirt.: Upper Topa, Murree Hills, 7000', R. R. Stewart 27540 (RAW); Murree, 7000', R.R. Stewart 12504 (K, RAW), 15356 (KUH), 17224 (RAW), 23361 (K); Murree, S.M.H. Jafri & S. I. Ali 3009 (K).


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Annual or biennial; culms erect or rarely ascending from a decumbent base, up to 100 cm high. Leaf-blades greyish-green, up to 20 cm long, 2-7 mm wide; sheaths softly hairy. Panicle 3-16 cm long, greyish-green or purplish, erect and loose at first, afterwards contracted and nodding, the branches clustered. Spikelets narrowly ovate to oblong, 6-12-flowered, 12-22 mm long excluding the awns, the lemmas overlapping and concealing the internodes; glumes pubescent, the lower narrowly elliptic, 5-8 mm long, 3-7-nerved, the upper elliptic, 6-9 mm long, 5-7-nerved; lemmas narrowly elliptic to narrowly ovate in side view, bluntly angled on the margins, the lower 8-11 mm long, herbaceous with narrow hyaline margins, 7-9-nerved, pubescent, minutely 2-toothed at the tip with a straight awn 5-10 mm long from just below the tip; palea shorter than the lemma, ciliolate on the keels; anthers 0.7-15 mm long.
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