Flowering Plants - Gramineae
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Floating Sweet-grass - Glyceria fluitans
Reed Sweet-grass - Glyceria maxima
Pilcate Sweet-grass - Glyceria notata
Yorkshire Fog - Holcus lanatus
The pink/green flower heads darken to purple before maturing to greyish white.
This grass can be seen in flower from June through to September.
Creeping Soft Grass - Holcus mollis
Purple Moor-grass - Molinia caerulea
Mat Grass - Nardus stricta
Reed Canary-grass - Phalaris arundinacea
Timothy Grass - Phleum pratense
Common Reed - Phragmites australis
These reeds provide a roosting place for Reed Buntings and nesting places for Moorhen.