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Velvetgrass

Holcus lanatus

Common velvetgrass is a  tufted, perennial grass.  Stems are weak and usually velvety.  Leaves are flat and inflorescences are compact with a pale grayish but usually purplish-color.

Plant Details

Habitat Notescommercial agriculture lands, disturbed lands, rights of way, livestock feeding areas, meadows, uplands.
Mature Height1-3'
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