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Noun1.Cynodon - creeping perennial grasses of tropical and southern Africa
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Graminaceae, family Gramineae, family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, grass family, Poaceae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane
Bahama grass, Bermuda grass, Cynodon dactylon, devil grass, doob, kweek, scutch grass, star grass - trailing grass native to Europe now cosmopolitan in warm regions; used for lawns and pastures especially in southern United States and India
Cynodon plectostachyum, giant star grass - perennial grass having stems 3 to 4 feet high; used especially in Africa and India for pasture and hay
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The bermudagrass cultivar 'Tifton 85' (Cynodon dactylon [L] Pers.
The Stadium Course at Sawgrass has been extensively overhauled since last year's tournament, starting with the installation of TifEagle Bermudagrass greens to provide superior putting surfaces.
Anderson and his colleagues focused their efforts on the type of bermudagrass most widely recommended as forage, an ARS-developed cultivar known as "Tifton 85.
When it comes to pastures, the armyworms love most all forage grasses, Buntin said, including bahiagrass, bermudagrass, fescue and mixes.
The western Parana region has glimpsed, in recent years, a great growth in hay producers because the weather during summertime allows rapid plant growth with cuts in Tifton 85 bermudagrass.
The stunning lush green outfield is filled with specially laid Bermudagrass while the pavilion is designed giving it the Arabian touch.
the project team selected a cool-season Slopemaster seed mixture specifically designed for stressed environments and a Mohawk cold-tolerant bermudagrass.
With bermudagrass lawns, go ahead and water in the evening if you must.
At a burn of bermudagrass stubble in eastern Imperial County (called the Dunham burn), a house to the right of the telephones poles was totally obscured by smoke about 10 minutes after the field's perimeter was ignited.