Cortaderia


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Noun1.Cortaderia - tall ornamental grasses of South America and New Zealand and New Guinea: pampas grassCortaderia - tall ornamental grasses of South America and New Zealand and New Guinea: pampas grass
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
Cortaderia selloana, pampas grass - tall perennial grass of pampas of South America having silvery plumes and growing in large dense clumps
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DANTHONIEAE Cortaderia Stapf Cortaderia bifida Pilg.
Nosotros la hemos encontrado en un terreno derivado de rellenos realizados durante la construccion de dicha autovia, en donde aparecen numerosos ejemplares repartidos en un area de aproximadamente 1,5 ha, en compania de otros taxones como Cortaderia selloana (Schult.
Las especies mas comunes son: Cortaderia nitida, Calamagrostis intermedia, Disterigma empetrifolium, Hypericum laricifolium, Gentiana cerastoides.
2006), pampas grass Cortaderia became established in the habitat (and competed with Chorro Creek bog thistle), which we and the County of San Luis Obispo removed in 2010.
y Cortaderia araucana Stapf (citadas para Tucuman pero solo presentes en provincias patagonicas) y Sphaeralcea philippiana Krapov.
Cortaderia richardii is a relative of the pampas grass but is smaller and hence more suitable for average gardens.
NATURE'S FINEST Top, Miss Willmott's Ghost, above, seaside plant Eryngium bourgatii, sea holly, right, Cortaderia richardii, a relative of the pampas grass
Cortaderia selloana, Baccharis halimifolia and Reynoutria japo
The Cortaderia richardii, a more refined version of the vigorous Pampas grass, had shot up beautiful proud plumes which swayed in the sea breeze.
Las variables independientes incluidas en el modelo fueron las medianas de las variables de vegetacion: altura de la vegetacion; % de suelo desnudo; % de cobertura de gramineas verdes y secas, latifoliadas verdes y secas, arbustivas verdes y secas, Cortaderia selloana verdes y secas.