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Hood canarygrass, Shair al-far, Shaeer al far
Phalaris paradoxa is a species of grass in genus Phalaris. Common names include hood canarygrass.[+]
The spikelets are very different from those of other members of this genus. The spiklet glumes each have a hook.
It is native to Africa, Asia, and Europe, and it has been introduced widely. Its distribution within the United States includes Arizona, California, Hawaii, Louisiana, Maryland, New Jersey, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Washington.
Hood canarygrass (Phalaris paradoxa) on roadside of a road to Zubara in area of Thaghab Al Majda. North-western Qatar, February 28, 2014
Al Ghuwairiya HC St, Al-Ghuwayriyah, Qatar
QNHG (Qatar Natural History Group) and associated people, for a possibility to participate in their field excursions and to learn about local nature.