bristle grass


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Noun1.bristle grass - grasses of grasslands and woodlands having large gracefully arching spikes with long bristles beneath each spikelet
foxtail, foxtail grass - grasses of the genera Alopecurus and Setaria having dense silky or bristly brushlike flowering spikes
genus Setaria, Setaria - annual or perennial grasses of warm regions: bristlegrasses
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Also found were grass varieties, such as the turgid panic grass and bristle grass, which are food for the Arabian oryx, gazelle, and hare.
Inflorescence diversification in the panicoid bristle grass clade (Paniceae, Poaceae): evidence from molecular phylogenies and developmental morphology.
Nodding foxtail-grass, Japanese bristle grass Setaria italica (L.