Cynodon dactylon

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Noun1.Cynodon dactylon - trailing grass native to Europe now cosmopolitan in warm regionsCynodon dactylon - trailing grass native to Europe now cosmopolitan in warm regions; used for lawns and pastures especially in southern United States and India
grass - narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay
Cynodon, genus Cynodon - creeping perennial grasses of tropical and southern Africa
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arundiancea fell into same statistical groups in terms of Na+ accumulation and warm season forage grasses C. dactylon (1.10%) and C.gayana (1.13%) observed to have higher Na+ content than cool season forage grasses A.
C. dactylon is known to have the following medicinal properties antiseptic, analgesic, anti-inflammatory, wound healing, astringent, antioxidant, immunomodulatory, antidiabetic, and anticancer activities.
decumbens, and C. dactylon. The nymphal stages of all aphid species were significantly shorter when the aphids fed on P.
However, the role of C. dactylon in combating plant fungal pathogen was scantly reported.
Recently, our comparative study on physiological and growth performances found that C. dactylon displayed the highest resistance to S[O.sub.2] among four warm season turfgrasses including C.
Belonging to the family Poaceae, C. dactylon is claimed to have antimicrobial, antidiabetic, antihyperlipidemia, antiinflammatory, and antiemetic activities [12, 14, 15].
Burton collected an unusually dark green C. dactylon plant from a Shanghai lawn that was later determined to be a hexaploid (2n = 6x = 54 chromosomes) and released as 'Tifton 10' (Hanna et al., 1990).
Some of these grass species, particularly C. dactylon, have limited tolerance to inundation (Ashraf and Yasmin 1991).
corniculatus 25.2 [+ or -] 4.7 b 42.6 [+ or -] 3.4 c C. dactylon 24.3 [+ or -] 4.6 a 76.8 [+ or -] 5.1 b D.
Higher ash content (13.70%), hemicellulose (28.5%)and NDF (70.7%) contents were noted for C. dactylon. Gross energy value was optimum (3412.2 Kcal/kg) for C.