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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.


Annual Meadow-grass - Poa annua


Smooth-stalked Meadow-grass - Poa pratensis


Rough-stalked Meadow-grass - Poa trivialis


Yellow Oat-grass - Trisetum flavescens


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