Grass Spikelets

Spikelets are the smallest easily identifiable parts of flowering grasses. These images show some of the many different shapes of 16 species of grasses found in Southeast Florida. Developed for SE Florida but interesting and also related to local grass characteristics.

Grass Spikelets from John Bradford on Vimeo.

See more from Dr. George Rogers and John Bradford. Their web site includes a key for identifying grasses plus sedge and rush information. Visit them at

Published on  05.10.2017