131622 HAIRY-BROME Bromopsis ramosus Height to 1.8m. Stout and elegant, tufted perennial of woods and shady places. FLOWERS are borne in open, arching and drooping inflorescences with long-stalked, slender purplish spikelets, each 2cm long with a long awn (Jul-Aug). FRUITS are small, dry nutlets. LEAVES are dark green and drooping. STATUS-Widespread and common.