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    • Briza
  • English
    • Rattlesnake Grass
    • Quaking Grass

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

parobbert

Date

June 1, 2011

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

ncowey

Date

June 7, 2010

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

wpcbioblitz

Date

November 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Big quaking grass Briza maxima

Observer

m_jon

Date

November 8, 2014 02:30 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Big quaking grass Briza maxima

Observer

stho002

Date

November 7, 2014

Description

Locality: NEW ZEALAND AK, suburb of Saint Johns, Merton Road, adjacent to University of Auckland Tamaki Campus (East)

Habitat: Growing in wasteland area, near roadside.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Big Quakinggrass Briza maxima

Observer

loarie

Date

November 1, 2014 02:31 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

savvy

Date

March 26, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Shivery Grass Briza minor

Observer

m_jon

Date

November 29, 2013 03:23 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Big quaking grass Briza maxima

Observer

m_jon

Date

November 29, 2013 03:23 PM NZDT

Description

Briza maxima with Briza minor behind.

Photos / Sounds

What

Quaking Grass (Genus Briza) Genus Briza

Observer

nzwide

Date

January 1, 2007

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Blowfly Grass (Briza maxima) Briza maxima

Observer

savvy

Date

November 23, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

neil_fitzgerald

Date

November 19, 2013
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Description from Wikipedia

Briza is a genus of annual and perennial grasses in the family Poaceae, native to northern temperate regions. The group is generally referred to as the quaking grasses because the flowers and seedheads shake on their stalks in the slightest breeze. Some of its members are grown as ornamental plants.

No range data available.