Is it a native?
Veldt-grasses - introduced (
The grass plant
Other Veldt grasses
Spikelets with two sterile lemmas and one fertile lemma. The three lemmas fall as a unit.
Annual Veldt Grass (
. Flowers shades of purple and green. Flowers with awns. Flowers drooping on slender stalks.
Panic Veldt Grass (
. Flowers on slender stalks at right angles to main stalk. Flowers not awned. Lemmas with distinctive corrugations.
Perennial Veldt Grass(
Flowers on slender stalks, not conspicuously drooping. Perennial
After F Ehrhart, an 18th century Swiss botanist.