Eragrostis


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Noun1.Eragrostis - annual or perennial grasses of tropics and subtropicsEragrostis - annual or perennial grasses of tropics and subtropics
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
bay grass, love grass - any of various grasses of the genus Eragrostis; specially useful for forage and for the prevention of erosion
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Se observa grandes extensiones de pastos naturales altoandinos, constituidos principalmente por especies de la familia Poaceae como Eragrostis, Stipa, Calamagrostis, Festuca y Poa, entre las mas importantes (Holdridge, 1978).
Es notorio en dicha tabla que se trata de una comunidad presidida de un modo general por Persicaria hydropiper, Cyperus eragrostis y Bidens frondosa, careciendo siempre de Bidens tripartita y con la participacion de diversos xenofitos tipicos de esta clase como, Chenopodium ambrosioides, Aster squamatus, Galinsoga ciliata, Setaria faberi o Panicum dichotomiflorum.
The two plant species for which yields are not stated are the seeds of the two grasses, Eragrostis eriopoda (woollybutt grass) and Chenopodium rhadinostachyum (crumble weed).
The AFLP technique has been successfully used to differentiate genetically populations or individuals within numerous species including tea (Camellia sinensis L.) (Paul et al., 1997), cotton (Gossypium barbadense L.) (Feng et al., 1997), tef (Eragrostis tef (Zucc) Trotter) (Bai et al., 1999), soybean (Lin et al., 1996), and wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) (Barrett and Kidwell, 1998).
Eragrostis lehmanniana Nees M Fs, Gr UOA Panicum texanum Buckley M Fs, Gr UOA Pennisetum ciliare (L.) Link M Fs, Gr UOA Poa pratensis L.
This study aimed to evaluate the effects of cellulase and xylanase plus enzymes on in vitro ruminal fermentation of Eragrostis curvura hay maize stover and a total mixed ration (TMR) at six levels of application.
Lehmann lovegrass (Eragrostis lehmanniana), fringed signalgrass (Brachiaria ciliatissima), hairy grama (Bouteloua hirsuta), croton (Croton), coreopsis (Coreopsis nuecensoides), lazydaisy (Aphanostephus), and partridge pea (Chamaecrista fasciculata) were prominent herbaceous species on Chaparral Wildlife Management Area (Ruthven et al., 2000, 2002).
Furthermore, invasion of species such as exotic grass Eragrostis plana (Medeiros et al., 2009) and other woody species (Guadagnin et al., 2009), constitute a threat to the integrity of ecosystems.
Eragrostis acutiflora (Kunth) Nees Bas.: Poa acutiflora Kunth Ref.: D.
Plants found typically only at this site include Alisma subcordatum, Asclepias incarnata, Cirsium vulgare, Cyperus bipartitus, Eragrostis frankii, Euthamia graminifolia, Salix eriocephala, Solidago gigantea, and Symphyotrichum novae-angliae.
Other introduced grasses including Dactyloctenium aegyptium (crowfootgrass), Digitaria bicornis (Asian crabgrass), Eleusine indica (goosegrass), and Eragrostis barrelieri (Mediterranean lovegrass) were present only on weedy roadsides.