Guide To Identifying Common Grasses


ASE Member Price £2.55

Lyn Merrick
Laminated Guide
Published 2004 | Gatekeeper Educational Ltd |

Gatekeeper identification guide for Common Grasses with easy to follow key questions and clear illustrations.


This series of guides provides a wildlife reference for schools and is suitable for Key Stage 2 and 3; Scottish 5–14 Level C–E. The guides are A3 laminated and folded identification keys. The guides enable identification using easy to follow key questions with clear illustrations that are attractive to study.

Grasses are sorted by the shape of their flower head. Illustrations of each species show: flower head, leaves, spikelet and ligule.

Side 1: grasses with flower heads shaped as: cylinder-shaped, stiff bristles, chunky, delicate
Side 2: grasses with flower heads shaped as: one-sided, pyramid shaped, bent bristles, zig zag, straight bristles

Other guides available:
Key to Identifying Freshwater Invertebrates
Key to Identifying Wild Flowers of Grassland
Key to Identifying Land Invertebrates
Key to Identifying Trees and Shrubs
Key to Identifying Dispersal of Fruits and Seeds
Key to Identifying Common Butterflies
Key to Identifying Wild Flowers of Hedgerows
Key to Identifying Common Birds
Key to Identifying Common Fungi
Key to Identifying Flowers of Chalk Grassland

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