Taxonomy

Elytrigia repens | Common Couch | Broimfhéar

Distribution

Status

Conservation status

Not protected

Native status

Native

Species Biology

Habitat

Tilled fields and watse places

Life cycle

Perennial

Ex-situ conservation

Not known

Use

Forage crop

Vegetative nature

Herbaceous

Distribution

World distribution(GBIF)

Temporal change

Records submitted to Data Centre in 2022

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Further information

International importance as a Crop Wild Relative. Irish plants may contain unique genetic characteristics that could aid species recovery and conservation programs in the future

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