Meadow Foxtail

Meadow Foxtail is a tall, erect perennial grass. This species has long cylindrical flower heads with short silky hairs. This is one of the earliest grasses to grow and flowers from spring.




Meadow Foxtail is found in wide range of grasslands, preferring a moist and fertile soil. Found on lowland water meadows and floodplain grassland which are seasonally wet. It is moderately tolerant of shade meaning it can be also found on roadsides and hedgerows.