dallisgrass


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Noun1.dallisgrass - tall tufted perennial tropical American grass naturalized as pasture and forage grass in southern United States
grass - narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay
genus Paspalum - a genus of perennial grasses of warm regions
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Dallisgrass (Paspalum dilatatum) is a common weed in Valley lawns and is a close relative of seashore Paspalum.
27: If your pasture is fading with the heat, consider Bermuda grass, crabgrass and dallisgrass for next year's July forage.
We've found responses to gaura, bitterweed, dallisgrass that's infected with a fungus called ergot, and a species of willow.
The predominant herbaceous vegetation in the area where rice rats were caught was Johnsongrass (Sorghum halepense), bermudagrass (Cynodon dactylon), Virginia wild rye (Elymus virginicus), and dallisgrass (Paspalum dilatatum), achieving heights of one and a half to two meters during summer.
Likewise unwanted grasses like Bermuda (growing in tall fescue lawns), and weeds like dallisgrass and quackgrass that invade a lawn are hard to remove.