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Genus: Phleum — timothy

Compare these species with ones in the genus Alopecurus. Alopecurus has unawned glumes, awned lemmas, and appressed-ascending spikelets. Phleum has awned glumes, unawned lemmas, and spikelets that are mostly spreading to reflexed.


Poaceae (grass family)

This genus’s species in New England

Visit this genus in the Dichotomous Key