Flora of Northern Ireland
Alopecurus pratensis
© Graham Day
Alopecurus pratensis
© Alan Hill
Alopecurus pratensis
© Alan Hill
Alopecurus pratensis
(Map updated: March 2008)
 

A very common and abundant grass of meadows and pastures, erect-growing to about three feet in height. The flowers and spikelets are tightly packed into a cylindrical unbranched spike at the top of the shoots.

All names: Alopecurus pratensis L.