Flora of Northern Ireland
  • Brachypodium sylvaticum (Hudson) P.Beauv. - False-brome
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Brachypodium sylvaticum
© Paul Hackney
Brachypodium sylvaticum
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Brachypodium sylvaticum
© Paul Hackney
Brachypodium sylvaticum
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A very common plant of woods, shady hedgerows and glens. This plant is a tall grass (to about three feet high) with drooping narrow spikes of flowers, and dark green, broad, flat and drooping leaves.

All names: Brachypodium sylvaticum (Hudson) P.Beauv.