A collection of annual and tropical grasses and cereals.
Location: Grass Garden
Taxa: 382 (290 species) Accessions: 391 Wild-sourced: 31%
Geographic strengths: Europe, Africa, South and North America
Taxonomic strengths: Festuca, Stipa, Bromus and Panicum
Notable specimens: 22 taxa that are under threat, including Bromus interruptus, extinct in the UK until reintroduction in 2004, and the Critically Endangered Puccinellia distans