Cenchrus ciliaris

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Noun1.Cenchrus ciliaris - erect tussock-forming perennial bur grass used particularly in South Africa and Australia for pasture and forage
bur grass, burgrass - a grass of the genus Cenchrus
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Mexican grasslands, thornscrub and the transformation of the Sonoran desert by invasive exotic buffelgrass (Pennisetum ciliare).
Treatment (FLP Levels) Ingredients [T.sub.1] [T.sub.2] [T.sub.3] [T.sub.4] 0% 10% 20% 30% Buffelgrass 52 52 52 52 Fresh lemon pulp 00 10 20 30 Sorghum 30 20 10 00 Cottonseed meal 12 12 12 12 Molasses 04 04 04 04 Vitamins and 02 02 02 02 minerals Dry Matter 89.20 88.88 87.99 86.48 Ash 10.52 (a) 9.60 (ab) 8.91 (b) 9.28 (ab) Crude Protein 10.35 (a) 9.54 (ab) 8.85 (ab) 8.29 (b) Ethereal Extract 4.90 5.71 6.86 7.44 Neutral 48.62 (b) 53.69 (a) 52.48 (a) 52.51 (a) detergent fiber Acid detergent 30.77 (b) 34.23 (a) 34.69 (a) 35.69 (a) fiber Cellulose 24.15 (b) 27.66 (a) 28.45 (a) 28.90 (a) Hemicellulose 17.84 (ab) 19.46 (a) 17.79 (ab) 16.83 (b) Lignin 6.62 6.57 6.24 6.78 (a,b) Averages with different letter in the same row are different Tukey (p<0.05) Table 2.
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alleni pellets in buffelgrass pastures were more likely to be observed along the edges near natural habitats than in the fields.
Species introduced as ornamentals or forage species that have escaped cultivation in California include, left, Mexican daisy (Erigeron karvinskianus), Japanese honeysuckle (Lonicera japonica), buffelgrass (Pennisetum ciliare) and African daisy (Osteospermum ecklonis).
Important dominant grasses are Cenchrus ciliaris (buffelgrass), Hilaria berlandieri (curly mesquite), Setaria macrosrachya (plains bristlegrass) and Panicum hallii (Hall's panicum).
For example, all of the values for the genetic diversity metrics in our populations are generally high when compared to values from previous studies on other invasive species including: buffelgrass (Pennisetum ciliare L.
A recent study reports that regeneration of the columnar cactus species Pachycereus pectenaboriginum is inhibited at areas dominated by buffelgrass (Pennisetum ciliare) in the Sonoran Desert.
They have water and buffelgrass in addition to thick palo verde and mesquite cover and lots of cholla cactus, a preferred deer food.
Nichols could also identify stands of invasive buffelgrass, which turns golden yellow in the fall and presents a striking contrast to surrounding vegetation.