Tall Bottlewashers, Tall Nineawn
Perennial grass 30-70cm tall. Leaves with a hairy sheath at the base. Ligule a fringe of hairs. Leaves 10-18cm long, 1-4mm wide, edges rolled inwards, surface hairless or hairy, with a pointed tip. Spikelets green, 4-7mm long. Seeds with 9 awns. Mature seed groups cylindrical to spreading.
Description and photo of plant (page 95) and line drawing of seed (page 94 Fig. 20d) in G.M. Cunningham, WE Mulham, PL Milthorpe and J H Leigh (1981 and later printings) Plants of Western New South Wales
PlantNET description with line drawings: http://plantnet.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/NSWfl.pl?page=nswfl&lvl=sp&name=Enneapogon~intermedius
ausgrass2 description and photos: http://ausgrass2.myspecies.info/content/enneapogon-intermedius
Plant. Photographer Don Wood, Scotia Sanctuary, NSW