|Play/pause||Buy footage||Find more|
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
Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):
Review 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 ...
Geological 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 ...
United 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 ...
Encyclopaedia of the History of Science, Technology, and Medicine in Non-Western Cultures (2008)
by Helaine Selin
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 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 ...
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.
Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Cottongrass
Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:
Photos about Cottongrass
Click on an item to view that photo:
Photo credit: The Akermarks
Photo credit: chrisinwales
Photo credit: Ole Husby
Harbottle Lake, Northumberland.
Photo credit: nagillum
Duskmyrull - Cottongrass - Eriophorum angustifolium
Photo credit: randihausken
Photo credit: Hello, I am Bruce
- 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: sun sand & sea
- Cottongrass At Pond | Wollgras am Teich
Cottongrass at a pond on 2011-08-02.
Wollgras an einem Teich am 2011-08-02.
Photo credit: Lars Kasper
- 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
Photo credit: Jukk_a
If you need images about Cottongrass for an article or a report, you can download stock photos at a low price:
Scrabble value of C3O1T1T1O1N1G2R1A1S1S1
The value of this 11-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Share this page
Go to the thesaurus of Cottongrass to find many related words and phrases!