Name: Ikrish

Scientific name: Aeluropus lagopoides

Type: Grass

Color: Green,Yellow

Habitat: Moist Areas

Size: 5 - 30 cm

Conservation status:



Growth form: Perennial grass. Flowering. Mar–May. Status: Native. Very common. Also recorded: Bahrain, E Saudi Arabia, UAE. Habitat & distribution: Frequent to abundant in saline habitats, including sabkha edge, saltmarsh and the edges of permanent wetland areas. Sometimes dominates large areas of saline flats. Uses: El Amin states this species to be good fodder.

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