Eragrostis tenuifolia

Eragrostis tenuifolia

(Elastic Grass)

FAMILY

Poaceae

Species

Eragrostis tenuifolia

Common name(s)

Elastic Grass

Flower colour; life form

Grass, densely tufted to about 90 cm tall.

Distinguishing features

Ligule a fringe of hairs. Leaf blade margins lack wart-like glands. Inflorescence to 28 cm long, 4-16 florets per spikelet.

Eragrostis tenuifolia