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Wheat

Triticum spp.

Plant Data

Order:
Poales
Family:
Poaceae (Grass)
Flowers:
Pale yellowish-green spikes.
Fruit:
The fruit develops inside of the spikelets and then ripens to produce the seeds, a.k.a. the kernel.
Leaves:
Erect, linear and smooth, grass-like leaves.
Maximum Size:
120cm tall.
Foraging Notes:
The seed is edible when cooked. It is usually ground down into powder and used in bread-making.
Never consume a wild plant unless you are 100% certain that it is safe to eat and you know that you have identified it correctly.
Habitats:
Farmland.