Common name: Reed Canary Grass
Phalaris arundinacea var. arundinacea L. APNI*
Description: Blades green with a pale midrib.
Distribution and occurrence: Often grows in rather wet situations, such as along creek banks or floodways. Native of Afr., Amer., Asia, Eur.
NSW subdivisions: *NC, *CC, *SC, *NT, *CT, *ST
Other Australian states: *Vic. *Tas. *W.A.
Text by S. W. L. Jacobs & S. M. Hastings
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 4 (1993)
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