Saturday, August 14, 2010

False Oat-grass (Arrhenatherum elatius)




False Oat-grass (Arrhenatherum elatius), a ubiquitous coarse grass. In late July/August, at the point when most of the seeds have been shed and the papery-transparent glumes remain on the stems, it becomes a light-show, nothing in itself and everything in the mass.


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2 Comments:

At 9:29 am, Blogger Vincent said...

You managed to capture the goddess Ceres watching over her domain, I see.

 
At 10:23 pm, Blogger Michael Peverett said...

That's right. She also took the second photo.

 

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