ID'ing ryegrasses

dalehileman(9)May 28, 2010

Blue wild rye evidently looks a lot like annual ryegrass so I'd like to know an easy way to tell them apart. Also,

(1) Is the former always blusih and

(2) Given my location in Victorville, Mojave desert, if watered regularly will the former die in the winter

Thanks all

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

It's perennial, although short-lived (1-3 years). Given enough water, which isn't much, it should survive. It's a cool season grass, so in your climate it may be semi-evergreen with some dormancy in the hottest season.

    Bookmark   June 6, 2010 at 12:08PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
have: variegated "peppermint stick" giant reed grass / arundo do
I have many rhizomes I can trade. This one seems to...
Maiden grass
Is maiden grass too invasive to be nearby a septic...
Propagation of Nassella laevissima "Golden Hair Grass" from seed?
I posted on this plant back on July 8 in the "Growing...
Looking for ornamental grass
Would like to start some ornamental grass plugs or...
How to maintain this ornemental grass
We have quite a few of these ornamental grasses at...
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™