Avena sativa L.

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

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Avena sativa (rights holder:)

Wild Oat

Avena sativa, the common oat (generally referred to as oats), is an annual member of grass family Poaceae and one of the eight major cereal crops of the world. (Cereals are a type of fruit called a caryopsis, composed of endosperm, germ, and bran; other major cereal crops are wheat [Triticum spp.], rice [Oryza sativa], barley [Hordeum vulgare], maize [Zea mays], and rye [Secale cereale].) A. s... Text © Jacqueline Courteau

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