From PlantUse English
Agropyron repens Beauv. QUACK GRASS. Temperate regions. This is a troublesome weed in many situations yet Withering states that bread has been made from its roots in times of want. Sturtevant, Notes on edible plants, 1919.
- Johnson, C. P. Useful Pls. Gt. Brit. 290. 1862.