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YELLOW OAT-GRASS Trisetum flavescens Height to 50cm<br />
Slender, softly hairy perennial of dry grassland, usually on calcareous soils. FLOWERS are borne in an open inflorescence of yellowish, 2-4-flowered spikelets, each with a bent awn (Jun-Jul). FRUITS are small, dry nutlets. LEAVES are narrow and flat with a blunt ligule. STATUS-Widespread and locally common.
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YELLOW OAT-GRASS Trisetum flavescens Height to 50cm
Slender, softly hairy perennial of dry grassland, usually on calcareous soils. FLOWERS are borne in an open inflorescence of yellowish, 2-4-flowered spikelets, each with a bent awn (Jun-Jul). FRUITS are small, dry nutlets. LEAVES are narrow and flat with a blunt ligule. STATUS-Widespread and locally common.

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Date: 1 Jul 2013
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Credit: PAUL STERRY/NPL
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