Themeda arguens (L.) Hack. (Syn: Anthistiria frondosa R. Br.; Themeda frondosa (R. Br.) Merr.)
Christmas grass, lesser tasselgrass;
Grass Week : AR11 tall-grasses from hilltops: Sorry for the picture quality, just curious to know the grass kinds in this hilly habitat.
I have cropped pictures of spikelets, glumes, awn, stem, florets,blade and sheath.pictures. Hope these slight indications help in grass identification.
Height : 4-6 feet Approx.,
Habitat : hill top, grasslands, shola,
Date: December 25, 2007
Time : Between 17:15 and 18.00
Location: Muthodi- Mullaiyanagiri hills
Western Ghats, Chikka magalur district