Bromus


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Bromus - a genus of grasses of the family GramineaeBromus - a genus of grasses of the family Gramineae
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Graminaceae, family Gramineae, family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, grass family, Poaceae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane
brome, bromegrass - any of various woodland and meadow grasses of the genus Bromus; native to temperate regions
References in periodicals archive ?
Alaskan collections of six of these grasses (Arctagrostis latifolia, Bromus pumpellianus, Calamagrostis canadensis, Elymus macrourus, Elymus trachycaulus, and Festuca rubra) have produced forage yields in field trials similar to northern-adapted domestic forage grasses (Klebesadel, 1994).
Feulgen-based karyotypes have been constructed for some species of the genus Bromus (Rychlewski, 1970; Armstrong, 1977) but it has been difficult to characterize many Bromus species cytologically because the chromosomes are similar in morphology.
500 msm y que proporcionan una abundante disponibilidad estacional aprovechable para el consumo humano y/o forraje, como algunas del genero Bromus destacadas por Matthei (1986) en una recopilacion que retrotrae los antecedentes conocidos sobre su utilizacion, hasta los primeros anos de la conquista hispana.
It compares VMS Importance Values of the top herbaceous species including (Solidago altissima, Setaria Faberii, A butilon Theophrasti, Polygonum pensylvanicum, Erigeron canadensis, Helianthus annuus, Setaria gluaca and Bromus inermis) in the entire study area.
En las ultimas decadas Pinto-Escobar (1963, 66, 68, 76, 81, 85, 86) ha hecho algunos aportes al estudio de esta familia, entre los cuales se cuentan la revision del genero Bromus, el Catalogo de las Gramineas de Cundinamarca y las Gramineas de la Real Expedicion Botanica del Nuevo Reyno de Granada.
A slower developmental rate (neoteny) and earlier anther dehiscence (progenesis) may be the causes of small anthers of CL flowers in Bromus unioloides (Gramineae) (Langer & Wilson, 1965).
The grassland is dominated by the tussock grass Bromus erectus but contains [greater than]75 other vascular plant species (Huovinen-Hufschmid and Korner 1998).
nigra and Ophrys fusca r in 12; Dittrichia viscosa 3, Elytrigia juncea 2b, Bromus hordeaceus subsp.
The vegetation in the upland area along the west side of the site consists of remnants of native Big Sagebrush (Artemisia tridentata) and Green Rabbitbrush (Chrysothanmus naseosus), and large amounts of introduced weed species, primarily Bromus spp.
Benddict discovered that Bromus inermis roots can decrease the growth of its plantlets.
Usually a mixture of two cool-season grass taxa was seeded in each field, the most important species planted being Agrostis gigantea (red top), Bromus inermis (awnless brome), Dactylis glomerata (orchard grass), Festuca arundinacea (tall fescue), and Poa pratensis (bluegrass).