Annual plants. Spiklet with 3-15 flowers, glumesdorsally heavily inflated; lemma with 5-9 veins, without keel, but with awn arising from between bidentate apex.
Bromus japonicus Thunb.
Name acc. to:
Panicle lax, open. Spikelets 1.5-2.5(3) cm long, narrowed upward. Lemma broadly ovate elliptic with rounded sides, 8-10 mm x 2 mm in side view, margins without any conspicuous angle, about 0.5 mm broad, apex with short obtuse teeth, awn arising 1-2 mm below apex, curved, lower awns within a spikelet shorter than upper awns.
A variable species in view of panicle dimensions, hairiness, length of spikelets and membranous margins.
River banks, sands and pebbles, as well as weed in fields and along roads (Grubov 2001).
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