Cenchrus ciliaris


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Noun1.Cenchrus ciliaris - erect tussock-forming perennial bur grass used particularly in South Africa and Australia for pasture and forage
bur grass, burgrass - a grass of the genus Cenchrus
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Demsmostachya bipinnata Kohistan Trees/Shrubs: Acacia nilotica, Acacia ranges Senegal, Bacteria acanthoides, Catotropis procera, Capparis aphylla, Commiphora wrightii, Commiphora stocksiana, Cordia gharaf, Euphorbia caducifolia, Grewia villosa, Leptadenia pyrotehnica, Lycium depressum, Pterophyllum oliverai, Prosopis cineraria, Ryazya stricta Salvadora oleoides, Tumarix dioca, Tecoma undulata, Grasses: Aristida adescensionis, Aristida mutabilis, Cenchrus ciliaris Cenchrus Biflorus, Cenchrus pennisetiformis, Cynodon dactylon, Cymbopogon jwarancusa, Digitaria sp.
Increaser species included natives and exotics, with buffel grass, Cenchrus ciliaris, a prominent exotic increaser at one gradient.