Tiger grass


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(Bot.) a low East Indian fan palm (Chamærops Ritchieana). It is used in many ways by the natives.

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The recipients were the members of the Nueva Vizcaya Federation of Tiger Grass Producers and Soft Broom Makers Association (NVFTGPSBM) with more than P1.
It uses a cocktail of extracts from tiger nuts, lupin, edelweiss and tiger grass to achieve this feat.
My front garden, which measures only about 5ft by 6ft, was full of ornamental grasses - black ones, blue grass, tiger grass and several other special colour schemes and they were dug up during the night.
And he showed his worth in the saddle when taking the three-mile handicap hurdle aboard Il Capitano, at the expense of Tiger Grass.
TONY McCOY was among the winners at Hereford yesterday with a four- timer on Ragdale Hall (7-2), Sunridge Fairy (4-6), Tiger Grass (11-8) and Phar From Phair (4-6).
The record-breaking champion jump jockey completed a four-timer on Ragdale Hall (7-2), Sunridge Fairy (4-6), Tiger Grass (11-8) and Phar From Fair (4-6).
McCoy reached 100 winners on September 17 last year but he did not have the best of starts to the day as he took a fall from Ela d'Argent in the first race but he bounced back to take the next on the Martin Pipe-trained Tiger Grass (4-6 favourite).
The champion jump jockey reached 100 winners on September 17 last year but didn't have the best of starts to the day as he took a fall from Ela d`Argent in the first race but he bounced back to take the next on the Martin Pipe-trained 4-6 shot Tiger Grass.
He can follow up here at the chief expense of Tiger Grass, ridden by the record-breaking Tony McCoy, who is aiming to complete the fastest century of winners.
And McCoy made it four in a row when Tiger Grass, previously trained by William Muir, made his debut for Pipe in the Galway Races Selling Handicap Hurdle and had nine lengths to spare over Northern Fleet at the line.
Things did not get any better as 2-7 shot Bongo Fury found newcomer Little Tobias too tough in the juvenile maiden hurdle, and they were quickly followed by defeats for Tiger Grass and Ellamine.
McCoy, 28, reached 100 winners on September 17 last year but Newton Abbot scorers Tiger Grass (4- 6) and Toi Express (2-5) helped him beat his own record by 13 days.