Sporobolus fertilis

Sporobolus fertilis

(Giant Parramatta Grass, Bloomsbury Grass)

FAMILY

Poaceae

Species

Sporobolus fertilis

Common name(s)

Giant Parramatta Grass, Bloomsbury Grass (CLASS 2)

Flower colour; life form

Grass, tufted 80-160 cm tall.

Distinguishing features

Ligule a fringe of hairs. Inflorescence usually a compact panicle, primary branches 2-4 cm long. Spikelets with 1 floret, dark-coloured.

Sporobolus fertilis