cottongrass


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cottongrass

[ˈkɒtngrɑːs] Nalgodonosa f, algodoncillo m (silvestre)
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Tenders are invited for framework for the growing, supply and delivery of common cottongrass eriophorum angustifolium plug plants
Considered one of the finest examples of valley mire habitat in south Wales, with populations of both Fragrant orchid and Broad-Leaved cottongrass, Henllys Bog has earned its status as a Site of Special Scientific Interest.
Effects of sedge and cottongrass tussocks on plant establishment patterns in a post-mined peatland, northern Japan.
SaaN guodja has the following cognates in other Saami languages: SaaS goeje 'sedge with a seed shell; leaf-bud', SaaP guojja cottongrass (Eriophorum)', SaaL guodja ~ guovva 'sedge with a seed shell', Saal kuoja 'sedge' (< PSaa *kuoje).
Last weekend volunteers planted 2,000 cottongrass plants to restore areas of bare peat.
A fence was erected around this piece of land and common cottongrass was transplanted there to stabilise the bare peat and prevent it from sliding into Llyn Idwal.
Mainly well-humified (40-50%, von Post 6-8) raised bog peat, represented by heath, Sphagnum, cottongrass and wood peat, suits for balneological purposes (Table 1).
From the tiny subject of a white cottongrass blossom in a Netherlands wetland, to the UNESCO world heritage site Goreme Valley landscape; to a two-page photograph of a gorge canyon in Provence, France, "Nature: Art And Structure" is a truly impressive and memorable 215-page excursion of the beauty and wonder and natural artistry of the flora and fauna that the forces of nature have sculpted unassisted and unhindered by the hand of man.
One previous Laurentian researcher set up plot testing local species such as cottongrass.