Wild Flowers Provence

Identify wild flowers, trees, shrubs, orchids and other plants in Provence, France.

Environ 2800 photos de près de 700 plantes sauvages.  Comment le voir en français.
Around 2800 photos of nearly 700 wild plants.
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Brachypodium retusum

Brachypode rameux
Mediterranean False Brome

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Plant family

Area

Provence Verte

Flower colour

yellow

Flower size

20-30 mm

Flowering months

March,

April,

May,

June

Leaf type

Linear

Height

20-60 cm

Description

A plant of the Mediterranean basin. In the local ecology it is the first grass to re-sprout after a fire and has an important role in soil protection and in allowing other species to become established.

Flowers

Green spikelets, each spikelet has 3 stamens, the anthersupper fertile part of the stamen containing the pollen of which are pale yellow.

Leaves

Linear narrow blade leaf, like grass. Narrow, glaucous, on either side of the stem. Leaves in a dense clump at the base.

Fruits Seeds

Caryopsis: a dry fruit containing the grain.

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