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Definition of the noun Cottongrass
What does Cottongrass mean as a name of something?
- Cottongrass is the vernacular name of the Eriophorum, a genus of Cyperaceae.
- Cottongrass is the vernacular name of the Eriophorum X pylaieanum, a species of Eriophorum.
- geographic area: North America
Phrases with Cottongrass
- Red Cottongrass
- Tall Cottongrass
- Tawny Cottongrass
- White Cottongrass
- Alpine Cottongrass
- Arctic Cottongrass
- Bering Cottongrass
- Medium Cottongrass
- Fringed Cottongrass
- Slender Cottongrass
- Tussock Cottongrass
- Churchill Cottongrass
- Fewnerved Cottongrass
- Porsild's Cottongrass
- Chamisso's Cottongrass
- Rousseau's Cottongrass
- Intermediate Cottongrass
- Whitebristle Cottongrass
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Cottongrass
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Maine to Greenland (2014)
Exploring the Maritime Far Northeast by Wilfred E. Richard, William Fitzhugh
Richin phosphorous and nitrogen, cottongrass is a favorite food for muskoxand caribou. There were ...
Designing Sustainable Off-Highway Vehicle Trails: An Alaska Trail Manager's Perspective: An Alaska Ttsil Manager's Perspective (2014)
by Kevin G. Meyer
Figure 12—3—Cottongrass is an indicator of wetland conditions. This wetland meadow would be identified as a negative major control point. All major positive and negative control points (table 122) along the proposed trail route should be ...
by Geological Survey (U.S.)
Cottongrass is the common name applied in Alaska to plants of the genus Eriophorum. The grasslike plant bears a white, cottony flower during its blooming season. ACKNOWLEDGMENTS This report is the product of the experience of many ...
Cottongrass is the common name applied in Alaska to plants of the genus Eriophorwm. The grasslike plant bears a white, cottony flower during its blooming season. ACKNOWLEDGMENTS This report is the product of the experience of many ...
Cottongrass melquruaq melqiutet, pal'it Eriophorum angustifolium Tall Cottongrass anlleq pekner Fomes igniarius Chew ash fungus kuma'hak Fucus spp. Bladderwrack elquat Fucus gardneri Bladderwrack elquar Hippuris tetraphylla Mare's ...
Encyclopedia of the Arctic (2012)
by Mark Nuttall
TUSSOCK TUNDRA Tussock tundra is named for the dominance of the cottongrass ...
A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...
For some uses of plantsof this order, see BULRUsH: COTTONGRASS: PAPYRUS. CYPERAUEOUS, a. si'pe'r-d'shzh [Gr. kupei'ros, ...
Comprehending a Concise View of the Latest Discoveries, Inventions, and Improvements, Chiefly Applicable to Rural and Domestic Economy. Together with Descriptions of the Most Interesting Objects of Nature and Art; the History of Men and Animals, in a State of Health Or Disease; and Practical Hints Respecting the Arts and Manufactures, Both Familiar and Commercial, Illustrated with Numerous Engravings and Cuts in Five Volumes by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich, James Mease
anguszi/blium, Common Cottongrass ; E. [ wlyszaclu'am Broad- leaved Cotton-grass; E. vaginatum, Hare's-tail Rush. Eruca aquatic-a, Water Caterpillar ; E. aylveatrie, Wood Caterpillar. Ervum Irirautum, Corn ...
by Vijay P. Singh, Pratap Singh, Umesh K. Haritashya
m Cushion plant – moss Cottongrass tussock- Cushion plant – lichen Dwarf shrub heath Herb-moss Dwarf shrub heath wet-edge sedge Polar desert common Herb-moss Mammals: 10–15 species 8 species Nesting Birds: 30–60 species ...
by Michael Allaby
Eriophorum (cottongrass) species), and heathers (e.g. Calluna vulgaris and Erica tetralix). Insectivorous plants (e.g. sundews, Drosera ...
cottongrass. [Gael. cánach.] ...
Or An Explanation of Words and Things Connected with All the Arts and Sciences : Illustrated with Numerous Wood Cuts by George Crabb
COTTONGRASS. 114 COT COR.
Irish English Dictionary (1904)
by Patrick Stephen Dinneen
cottongrass; c. bees, self-heal, prunella; c. buuoe, marigold; c. cmn coitte, clary; c. cur'nsnsouitteae, narrow-leaved cottonrass ; c. testsn-omttese, road-leaved cotton-grass (also ceAnAbAn). . CeAfln-bflAC, 45mm , pl.
A Dictionary of General Knowledge, Or, An Explanation of Words and Things Connected with All the Arts and Sciences ; Illustrated with Numerous Wood Cuts (1835)
by George Crabb
COTTONGRASS. A perennial of the grass tribe, so called, because its seeds have a downy substance attached to them which resembles cotton, and has been used in its stead. COTTONTHISTLE. An herbaceous plant, with a biennial root, ...
by David S. G. Thomas, Andrew S. Goudie
Erz'ophorum ( cottongrass) etc. — also reflects the microtopography of the mire surface, a pattern of hummocks and hollows, which may contain open water. Each species ...
by P.S. Dinneen
cottongrass; c. bees, self-heel, prunelle; c. borne, merigold; c. cm'n cmtte, clary; c. cufnsnsouattesc, narrow-leaved cottongmse; c. Lenten-omtteeé, road-leaved cotton-grass (also cennsbén). Cease-15114:, - O11u1r: ...
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Photo credit: The Akermarks
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Duskmyrull - Cottongrass - Eriophorum angustifolium
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- Cottongrass (Eriophorum angustifolium)
Cottongrass grows in sunny, wet areas of the tundra. When it is "in bloom" the ground appears as if it is dusted with snow.
Photo credit: Bering Land Bridge National Preserve
- Common Cottongrass
Photo credit: Benno Hansen
- Common Cottongrass (Eriophorum angustifolium)
Common Cottongrass (Eriophorum angustifolium)
Robiei - Canton Ticino
Photo credit: Irene Grassi (sun sand & sea)
- Cottongrass Stalk
A mop-topped tassel of cottongrass heavy with morning dew.
Credit: Kent Mason
Photo credit: U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Northeast Region
- Flowering Cottongrass
Close-up of a species of Cottongrass (Eriophorum).
Photo credit: Sjonarmerki
- Hare's-tail Cottongrass
Eriophorum vaginatum l. Tupasvilla
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Broad-leaved cottongrass (Eriophorum latifolium) - 2013-06-23
Broad-leaved cottongrass (Eriophorum latifolium). ----------- Breed wollegras (Eriophorum latifolium) is een plant uit de cypergrassenfamilie (Cyperaceae). Geflimd in het Heempark H.J. Bos...
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