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Agrostis canina

Definition of the noun agrostis canina

What does agrostis canina mean as a name of something?


  1. common grass with slender stems and narrow leaves

Phrases with Agrostis canina

  1. Agrostis Canina Aenea
  2. Agrostis Canina Arida
  3. Agrostis Canina Nivea
  4. Agrostis Canina Alpina
  5. Agrostis Canina Canina
  6. Agrostis Canina Gelida
  7. Agrostis Canina Glauca
  8. Agrostis Canina Laevis
  9. Agrostis Canina Mutica
  10. Agrostis Canina Pudica
  11. Agrostis Canina Rigida
  12. Agrostis Canina Trinii
  13. Agrostis Canina Arenosa
  14. Agrostis Canina Elatior
  15. Agrostis Canina Humilis
  16. Agrostis Canina Hybrida
  17. Agrostis Canina Inclusa
  18. Agrostis Canina Montana
  19. Agrostis Canina Pallida
  20. Agrostis Canina Pusilla

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Agrostis canina

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Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Grasses (2006)

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.) ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1810)

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; ...

Google previewThe 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.

Google previewThe new international encyclopaedia (1905)

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 ...

Google previewLexicon Medicum, Or, Medical Dictionary (1845)

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.

Google previewBotanical 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, ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Supplement (1910)

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.

Google previewFoods and Food Production Encyclopedia (2012)

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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