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Hordeum (rights holder: JC Schou)© JC Schou (licence)


Hordeum is a genus of annual and perennial plants in the grass family. They are native throughout the temperate regions of Africa, Eurasia, and the Americas. One species, Hordeum vulgare (barley), has become of major commercial importance as a cereal grain, used as fodder crop and for malting in the production of beer and whiskey. Some species are nuisance weeds introduced worldwide by human activ... © Wikipedia authors and editors (licence)

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Parent Taxon
Taxonomic Completion
3 of 43 accepted Species
Global Pollen Project UUID
Botanical Reference
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