Black grass

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(Bot.) a grasslike rush of the species Juncus Gerardi, growing on salt marshes, and making good hay.
a kind of small rush (Juncus Gerardi), growing in salt marshes, used for making salt hay.

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David Hill, Arable Farmer: "We have been dealing with weeds becoming resistant to herbicides for years, particularly black grass in the wheat crop.
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