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Red Brome - introduced (*Bromus rubens)

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red brome

Native to the Mediterranean area. Annual. C3.

Family. Poaceae (Grass family).


Red Brome is moderately common. The red colour, the clustered flowers and the conspicuous awns are characteristic.

It is an environmental weed.

rubens: blush-red.

1. Red Brome with the erect flower clusters. Castlemaine.