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Common name

Portuguese: Bracel, Bracés-do-mato, Bracéu


Kingdom: Plantae (2659)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2572)

    Class: Liliopsida (392)

      Order: Cyperales (91)

        Family: Poaceae (72)(family description)

          Genus: Festuca (1)

            Epithet: jubata Lowe (1)

Synonym: Festuca glauca Hochst.

glauca => greyish or bluish

jubata => with a loose and much branched tuft or panicle (juba, a mane)


Climate: temperate, sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

External links

Check for Festuca jubata at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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