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Ait plants wi inflorescences
Scientific classification
Kinrick: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Faimily: Poaceae
Genus: Avena
Species: A. sativa
Binomial name
Avena sativa
L. (1753)

The ait (Avena sativa) or great corn is a species o cereal grain growen for its seed, that's aften kent bi the same name (for ordinar in the plural).

  • Avena fatua wild aits, wild corn, pecht aits or haver, tho the name haver is aften uised for Avena sativa.
  • Avena strigosa The gray-beardit ait or smaw corn, kent as shiocks Aiberdeen awa.