Native to Europe. Annual. C3.
Family. Poaceae (Grass family).
Aira: Greek word for a species of Rye Grass; caryophyllea: leaves resembling that of a Carnation.
1,2,3, 4: Specimen from Newstead. The spikelets have two awned lemmas, and the tips of the flower stalks are tapered.
Scale Bar = 1 cm