Ontario Grasses website

Phleum pratense

Other common names: Common Timothy

French names: Phléole des prés

Family: Grass Family (Poaceae)

Group: Grasses

Distinctive features: Timothy is a distinctive grass with its tall round flower and seed heads.

Native/Non-native: Non-native

Photographs: 27 photographs available, of which 2 are featured on this page. SCROLL DOWN FOR PHOTOGRAPHS.

Range Map is at the bottom of the page

Timothy (Phleum pratense)

Timothy in flower.

Timothy (Phleum pratense)

Timothy flower head decaying and falling apart in late summer.

Range map for Timothy (Phleum pratense)

PLEASE NOTE: A coloured Province or State means this species occurs somewhere in that Province/State.
The entire Province/State is coloured, regardless of where in that Province/State it occurs.

(Range map provided courtesy of the USDA website and is displayed here in accordance with their Policies)