deer grass


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deer grass

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Noun1.deer grass - any of several plants of the genus Rhexia usually having pink-purple to magenta flowersdeer grass - any of several plants of the genus Rhexia usually having pink-purple to magenta flowers; eastern North America
genus Rhexia, Rhexia - deer grass
subshrub, suffrutex - low-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base
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Through a careful balance of materials, a provocative cross section emerged, comprising disparate elements, namely, large tufts of deer grass juxtaposed with hummingbird bushes.
People tend to think of these areas as bleak, but Whitelee has colourful sphagnum moss, cotton and deer grass.
Those types were composed largely of species for which they were named and included: cheat grass (Bromus tectorum--509 ha); wild oat (Avena barbata--37 ha); deer grass (Muhlenbergia ridgens--36 ha); buckwheat (Eriogonum fasciculatum--15 ha); rose (Rosa californica--11 ha); mustard (Sisymbrium altissimum--7 ha); and chokecherry (Prunus virginiana--1 ha).
Another appealing chaparral plant is deer grass (Muhlenbergia rigens).
Ornamental grasses include purple fountain grass, dwarf pampas grass, and deer grass.