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Calamagrostis arundinacea

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Calamagrostis arundinacea is a species of bunch grass in the Poaceae family, native to Eurasia, China and India.<ref name=kew>Template:Cite web</ref>


The species is perennial and tufted with short rhizomes and erect culms that are Template:Convert long. Each leaf has a truncate ligule which is Template:Convert long, and obtuse. The leaf-blades are Template:Convert by Template:Convert, hairless and have both a scabrous surface and an attenuate apex. The panicle has a scaberulous peduncle and is lanceolate, open, continuous, and is Template:Convert long by Template:Convert wide. Flowers have a pair of lodicules and stigmas, and three anthers which are Template:Convert long. The fruit is a caryopsis with an additional pericarp.<ref name=kew/>