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Definition of the noun agrostis canina
What does agrostis canina mean as a name of something?
- common grass with slender stems and narrow leaves
Phrases with Agrostis canina
- Agrostis Canina Aenea
- Agrostis Canina Arida
- Agrostis Canina Nivea
- Agrostis Canina Alpina
- Agrostis Canina Canina
- Agrostis Canina Gelida
- Agrostis Canina Glauca
- Agrostis Canina Laevis
- Agrostis Canina Mutica
- Agrostis Canina Pudica
- Agrostis Canina Rigida
- Agrostis Canina Trinii
- Agrostis Canina Arenosa
- Agrostis Canina Elatior
- Agrostis Canina Humilis
- Agrostis Canina Hybrida
- Agrostis Canina Inclusa
- Agrostis Canina Montana
- Agrostis Canina Pallida
- Agrostis Canina Pusilla
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Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology - 3 Volume Set by Umberto Quattrocchi
Agrostis canina Ucria; Agrostis canina f. fasciculata J. Rousseau; Agrostis canina f. varians (Thuill.) ...
Agrostis canina, or brown bent-grass: calyx elongate, a recurved awn on the back of the petals; culms prostate, a little branching. II. Naked or awnless. 14. Agrostis stolonifera, or treeping bent-grass: branches of the panicle spreading, naked; ...
The gardeners dictionary (1835)
by Philip Miller
Agrostis canina (brown bent grass), tcilh ovatvd coloured calyx, naked corolla, an incurved horn on the back of the petals, and prostrate culms a little branching. — There arc two varieties of this species, the rough and the smooth, which Dr.
by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby
Brown bent grass (Agrostis canina) , a common perennial British grass, abundant in moist heaths and moorish grounds,, is valuable for mixing with other grasses to form permanent pasture on poor, wet, peaty soils. In the United States it is ...
Containing an Explanation of the Terms in Anatomy, Botany, Chemistry, Materia Medica, Midwifery, Mineralogy, Pharmacy, Physiology, Practice of Physic, Surgery, and the Various Branches of Natural Philosophy Connected with Medicine ... by Robert Hooper
Recurved, bent back; as in Holcus lanatus, and Agrostis canina. - £ twisted like a rope; as in Agreets - | rubra, and dira montana- - 7.
Botanical Terminology; Or Dictionary Explaining the Terms Most Generally Employed in Systematic Botany (1826)
by G. N. Lloyd
dorsalis, dorsal, when the awn is placed upon the back of the glume, as in Agrostis canina, and the genus Bromus, &c. - — geniculata, when bent like the knee-joint, as in Holcus avenacetts. nuda, naked, destitute of every kind of pubescence, ...
by William Dwight Whitney
— Rhode Island bent, the dog-bent, Agrostis canina, one of the best lawn grasses. Less properly, A. alba.— Bough bent, Agrostishyeinalis. — Rough-leafed bent, Agrostis aeperi/olia.
by Douglas M. Considine
Velvet bent (Agrostis canina) is also highly valued for putting greens and other fine turf areas. Most commercial bentgrass seed used in the United States is produced in Oregon. Bermudagrass. Cynodon dactylon. This grass is commonly found ...
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