Weeds

Brome grasses

Bromus

Brome grasses
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Brome grass weed is an annual weed/grass from three to 30 inches in height. It has a crooked seed head and small soft hairs covering the entire body of the plant. Leaves emerge dark green with a hint of purple. Also called bromes, brome grasses, cheat grasses or chess grasses. As it matures it turns yellow to reddish/brown in color with seed heads ranging from two to six inches long at maturity.