Saccharum bengalense


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Related to Saccharum bengalense: Saccharum officinarum
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Noun1.Saccharum bengalense - tough Asiatic grass whose culms are used for ropes and baskets
grass - narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay
genus Saccharum, Saccharum - tall perennial reedlike grass originally of southeastern Asia: sugarcane
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This species was collected mostly from the Saccharum bengalense locally called Sarkanda (these plants having thick and coarse (thorny) leaves) near the cultivated fields of Zea mays (Maize) and Arachis hypogaea (Peanut).
Cynodon dactylon, Saccharum bengalense, Eulaliopsis binata and Eragrostis cynosuroides were the dominant grasses of study area.
Socio-economics of the study area Kana Saccharum bengalense is a source of income for the government, local communities and traders.