Dactylis glomerata

Ежа сборная, Ежа обыкновенная. The flowers are hermaphrodite (have both male and female organs) and are pollinated by Wind. It is hardy to zone (UK) 5. Gramineae (South Australia) Poaceae (Queenslan New South Wales, the ACT, Victoria, Tasmania, Western Australia and the Northern Territory). Eurasian native, but that has been introduced to many temperate countries around the world as a.

It has somewhat coarse foliage which can grow to form dense tufts or tussocks if unchecked by mowing and grazing. Agricultural cocksfoot varieties have . Leaf blade width: 2–mm. Inflorescence branches: the flowers are attached to branches rather than to the main axis of the inflorescence. Dactylis glomerata – Cocksfoot. Spikelet length: 5–mm.

Glume relative length: neither glume is . Growth Habit: Graminoid.

To improve security and privacy, we are moving our web pages and services from HTTP to HTTPS. From this date, the HTTP traffic will be automatically redirected to HTTPS. Virginia recognized the forage value of shade- tolerant D. Since then, orchardgrass has spread throughout . Infertile shoots produce low dense tufts of leaves, while fertile shoots produce tall culms with alternate leaves. Each culm terminates in an inflorescence on a long naked stalk. This is a common lawn weed in Iowa.

Under dry conditions it usually develops in clumps. Foliage: Leaves have a bluish hue and grow up to 0. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Fire Sciences Laboratory (Producer). ABBREVIATION : DACGLO SYNONYMS . The triangular flower heads of cocksfoot are made up from several clumps of spikelets.

Common name(s): cocksfoot grass, orchard grass or cat grass. This tall grass starts growing early and by late spring begins to bloom. It was introduced from Europe for producing hay and grazing livestock. Many large and small wild mammals use it for .