(yellow-flower, from the Greek). G-raminea=. A. odordlum, Linn., of the temperate parts of the Old World, is the Sweet Vernal Grass. It is a perennial, of low growth, very early bloom, and sweet odor when mown. It is used in mixtures of pasture grasses,and is also spontaneous in the E. states in pastures, mead ows, and along roads. A . Puélii, Lee. & Lamotte. is an annual species, of smaller size, sometimes used in forage mixtures.