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Definition of the noun blue grama

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  1. a pasture grass of western North America

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Kansas (2000)

by Nancy Capace

Buffalo, blue grama, and hairy grama are, in the order named, the chief forage grasses. Sand reed and turkey foot grow in the semi-arid southwest, and saltgrass and alkali sacaton in the alkaline soils. With a few exceptions, the short grasses ...

Google previewThe Water Encyclopedia, Third Edition (2007)

Hydrologic Data and Internet Resources by Pedro Fierro, Jr., Evan K. Nyer

Orchardgrass Blue grama Meadow fescue Reed canary Big trefoil Smooth brome Tall meadow oat-grass Cicer milkvetch Sourclover Sickle milkvetch EC! 103Z4 ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary (2004)

Eleventh Edition by Merriam-Webster

sought for food and sport blue grama n (1898) : a low-growing perennial grama ( Bouteloua graci- lis) having slender curly leaves that is an important forage grass esp.

Google previewAmerican Horticultural Society Encyclopedia of Plants and Flowers (2011)

by Christopher Brickell

Blue grama. See Bouteloua gracilis. Blue gum. See Eucalyptus globulus. Blue holly.

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

Griffiths English: blue grama B. trifida Thurber English: red grama 336 Boutonia Bojer ...

Google previewEarth's Landscape: An Encyclopedia of the World's Geographic Features [2 volumes] (2015)

An Encyclopedia of the World's Geographic Features by Joyce A. Quinn, Susan L. Woodward

Common native grasses include little bluestem, blue grama, western wheatgrass, and needle-and-thread. Colorful forbs grow among the grasses. Common grazing animals are elk, pronghorn, white-tailed deer, mule deer, and prairie dogs.

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

Habitat includes short grass, mixed grass and bunch grass; preferred food plants include blue grama grass and buffalo grass. FSGH overwinters in egg-stage. Nymphs typically require 45–55 days for development; female undergoes 5 instars; ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Among the least suitable plants are common prairie grasses such as prairie sandgrass, Triplasis pur- purea; blue grama, Bouteloua gracilis; six-weeks fescue , Festuca octoflora; needle-and-thread, Stipa comata; desert saltgrass, Distichlis ...

Google previewWebster's New International Dictionary of the English Language (1911)

Based on the International Dictionary of 1890 and 1900 by William Torrey Harris, Frederic Sturges Allen

nnual meadow grass, dwarf crowfoot grama, blue grama. Holi un italicum. E. N.W. 1.3. E. As N.A. - r. g., Manourts. timothy, soleum loatenses.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

Blue grama, the common gramagrass , Bouteloua oligostachya, which ranges from Wisconsin to California and from Texas and Mexico to Manitoba and Alberta. It is one of the best grazing-grasses, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Americana (1904)

by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines

Blue grama (B. oligostaehya) is the buffalo grass of the plains of eastern Montana , and is also a valuable forage plant. Bulbilz's.—-Buffalo grass (B. dactyloides) is probably the most valuable wild grass of the plains region, extending from the ...

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