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Definition of the noun Cottongrass

What does Cottongrass mean as a name of something?

  1. Cottongrass is the vernacular name of the Eriophorum, a genus of Cyperaceae.
  2. Cottongrass is the vernacular name of the Eriophorum X pylaieanum, a species of Eriophorum.
    • geographic area: North America

Phrases with Cottongrass

  1. Red Cottongrass
  2. Tall Cottongrass
  3. Tawny Cottongrass
  4. White Cottongrass
  5. Alpine Cottongrass
  6. Arctic Cottongrass
  7. Bering Cottongrass
  8. Medium Cottongrass
  9. Fringed Cottongrass
  10. Slender Cottongrass
  11. Tussock Cottongrass
  12. Churchill Cottongrass
  13. Fewnerved Cottongrass
  14. Porsild's Cottongrass
  15. Chamisso's Cottongrass
  16. Rousseau's Cottongrass
  17. Intermediate Cottongrass
  18. Whitebristle Cottongrass

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Google previewReview draft of an assessment of the forest and range land situation in the United States (1979)

by United States. Forest Service

Cottongrass is the most widespread of all vegetative types in the tundra ecosystems. In the wet sites, it and other sedges form a dense mat, but in moist sites, it forms a continuous well-developed cover of tussocks. In the drier sites, cottongrass ...

Google previewDesigning 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 ...

Google previewGeological Survey Professional Paper (1987)

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 ...

Google previewUnited States Geological Survey Professional Paper (1954)

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 ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of the History of Science, Technology, and Medicine in Non-Western Cultures

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 ...

Google previewUnited Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)

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, ...

Google previewThe Domestic Encyclopaedia; Or, A Dictionary of Facts, and Useful Knowledge (1804)

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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Snow, Ice and Glaciers (2011)

by Vijay P. 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 ...

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Small photo of Eriophorum - Cottongrass, Cotton-grass or Cottonsedge - an illustration from the book "In the wake of Robinson Crusoe", Moscow, USSR, 1946. Artist Petr PastukhovSmall photo of Cottongrass field in the spring.Small photo of Leaves and flowers of Common cottongrass. This species grows in acidic wetlands and peat bogs all over northern parts of Europe, Asia and North AmericaSmall photo of Arctic tundra plain with cottongrass, GreenlandSmall photo of Eriophorum vaginatum Hare's-tail Cottongrass in the Berwyn MountainsSmall photo of Eriophorum vaginatum Hare's-tail Cottongrass in the Berwyn MountainsSmall photo of Eriophorum vaginatum Hare's-tail Cottongrass in the Berwyn Mountains More...

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