Molinia with many spikes
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Botanical Nerd Word: Polystachyous

Polystachyous: With many spikes, as in a grass with many ears or spikes.*

Moor grass (Molinia) growing in the Arrival Courtyard.

*Harris, J.G., Harris, M.W. (2001). Plant identification terminology: An illustrated glossary (2nd ed.). Spring Lake: Spring Lake Publishing.

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