Electronic Flora of South Australia species Fact Sheet
Citation: L., Sp. Pl. 85 (1753).
Synonymy: Not Applicable
Common name: Rye, cereal rye.
Published illustration: Burbidge (1968) Australian grasses 2:pl. 50.
Biology: No text
Uses: Grown for stock feed, binding sand, and as a cereal, especially for making bread. Á. Löve (1984) Reprium Spec. nov. Regni veg. 95:504 recognised 3 subspecies. To which, if any, of these the S.Aust. specimens should be referred has not been determined.
Author: Not yet available
State Herbarium of South Australia