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Briza maxima

Not listed in NEMBA legislation, however it is  troublesome and can  smother and out compete other natural vegetation.

Occurs in disturbed places and is mostly found in well drained soil. Being an attractive grass it is often used in flower arranging but is of little value as a grazing grass. Originates from the Mediterranean regions.

Family Name:
Common Name:
Large quaking grass
Plant Height:
10 - 60 cm
Flower Colour:
Flowering Time:
July, August, September, October, November, December