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Field Wood-rush
Luzula campestris
Giúnach léana
Family: Juncaceae

Flowering April-May. Perennial. Native.

Inflorescence with one un-stalked and 2-8 stalked flowerheads. Prominent yellow anthers, longer than filaments. Seeds more/less globular. Leaves with silky hairs, shorter than flower stems. Short rhizomes. Height: Stems 10-25cm.

Widespread and frequent in short open grassland. Fields, lawns, roadsides.

Similar: Heath Woodrush, Luzula multiflora


Field Wood-rush

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