Lolium perenne

Perennial Ryegrass


English Ryegrass

ID Characteristics

Life cycle: Perennial
Growth Habit: Bunch type
Propagation: Seed
Ligule: Membranous and rounded
Auricles: Pointed
Vernation: Rolled
Collar: Broad, continuous
Root Type: Fibrous
Seedhead Color: Greenish white



Similar Species

Herbicidal Control Options

  • Preemergence: Dithiopyr, Imazaquin, Oryzalin, Pronamide
  • Post Emergence: Chlorsulfuron, Fluazifop, Foramsulfuron, Pronamide, Sethoxydim, Sulfosulfuron, Trifloxysulfuron

Please note: one or more of these active ingredients may exist in combination-type brand name products. Any material used for herbicidal control of any plant may vary in efficacy. Please read the full disclaimer on herbicide usage.