Perennial grass which grows in clumps up to 3 to 4 feet. Leaves are medium-wide and rough on the top with feathery tufts.
High, this is a common grass and it can be very toxic to your animals.
Seed head, stem and leaf sheath
Reproductive problems, lameness, dry gangrene, prolonged gestation, abortion, stillborn, foal mortality, mare death, fever, death
Can grow a fungus acremonium coenophialum, and contains alkaloids that inhibit prolactin release. Can be fatal
*It should be noted that we are not veterinarians. This information is written specifically for horses and should be used for reference purposes only. If you think your horse has eaten something toxic call your vet right away.