arrow grass


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Noun1.Arrow grass - tufted perennial found in shallow water or marshlandarrow grass - tufted perennial found in shallow water or marshland; sometimes poisons livestock
genus Triglochin, Triglochin - perennial or annual bog or marsh plants; includes arrow grass
bog plant, marsh plant, swamp plant - a semiaquatic plant that grows in soft wet land; most are monocots: sedge, sphagnum, grasses, cattails, etc; possibly heath
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Poisonous arrow grass causes serious livestock losses in the western states.
Arrow grass, Black Locust, Blue Cohosh, Broomcarn, Buckeye (Horse chestnut), Cherry, Choke Cherry, Corn, Cockle, Dogbane, Elderberry, Hemp, Horse Nettle, Indian Hemp, Ivy, Johnson grass, Kafir, Laurel, Leucothoe, Lily of the Valley, Maleberry, Marijuana, Milkweeds, Milo, Nightshade, Oleander, Rhododendron, Sevenbark, Silver, Sneezewood, Sorghum, Stagger brush, Sudan grass, Velvet grass, White snakeroot, Wild Black Cherry, Wild Hydrangea.
Johnsongrass, sudan grass, common sorghum, wild black cherry, chokeberry and arrow grass commonly produce hydrocyanic acid.
Johnson grass, Sudan grass, common sorghum, wild black cherry, chokeberry and arrow grass commonly produce hydrocyanic acid.