Phleum (catstail or timothy-grass) is a genus of about 15 species of annual and perennial grasses. The genus is native to Europe, Asia and north Africa, with one species (P. alpinum) also in North and South America.
They are tufted grasses growing to 20-150 cm tall, with cylindrical flowerheads with densely packed spikelets.Selected species
Predicting timothy mineral concentrations, dietary cation-anion difference, and grass tetany index by near-infrared reflectance spectroscopy
Sep 01, 2009; ABSTRACT The mineral concentration of forage grasses plays a significant role in 2 metabolic disorders in dairy cattle...