Eriophorum


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eriophorum

(ˌɛrɪˈɒfərəm)
n
(Plants) cotton grass
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Noun1.eriophorum - cotton grassEriophorum - cotton grass        
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Cyperaceae, family Cyperaceae, sedge family - bulrush; chufa; cotton grass; papyrus; umbrella plant
cotton grass, cotton rush - any sedge of the genus Eriophorum; north temperate bog plants with tufted spikes
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Tenders are invited for framework for the growing, supply and delivery of common cottongrass eriophorum angustifolium plug plants
Eriophorum comosum Nees 8 Fimbristylis bisumbellata 2 (Forsskal) Bubani F.
In all sampling years, the plant communities at sodded sites were dominated by two rhizomatous graminoids, Eriophorum angustifolium and Carex aquatilis.
There are several studies about the role of some early arriving species, such as Eriophorum vaginatum and E.
Species Collection State State Global Site (*) Status[dagger] Rank[dagger] Rank[dagger] (1) (2) (3) Ferns Dryopteris OS T S2 G5 cristata Woodwardia OR S S2 G5 virginica Dicots Caltha QU E S1 G5 palustris Hypericum OS E S1 G5 ellipticum Solidago ST E S1 G3/G4 Q lancifolia Stellaria QU E S1 G5 longifolia Vacciniurn OR T S2 G4 macrocarpon Monocots Cypripedium JO S S4 G5 acaule Eriophorum OR E S1/S2 G5 virginicum Glyceria JO S S1 G5 laxa * John's Bog (JO), Orchard Bog (OR), Osborne Bog (OS), Stoney Creek Bog (ST), Quarry Bog (QU) [dagger] Information for state status, state rank and global rank is based on the Tennessee Natural Heritage Program rare plant list (Tennessee Division of Natural Heritage, 2008).
Observaciones: debe nombrarse Eriophorum angustifolium Honck.
Jones (1963) included 14 sedge genera [Bulbostylis, Carex, Cladium, Cyperus, Dulichium, Eleocharis, Eriophorum, Fimbristylis, Fuirena, Hemicarpha, Lipocarpha, Rhynchospora, Scirpus, Scleria] in the state with 196 species, 122 of which were in the genus Carex alone.
Attractive plants include eriophorum (cotton grass), caltha (marsh marigold) and Butomus (flowering rush), a native aquatic plant.
27, 2 -- -- Eriophorum virginicum -- -- P Eupatorium maculatum -- P P Eupatorium perfoliatum -- -- -- Galium sp.
Keys and distributional maps for Nebraska Cyperaceae, Part 1: Bulbostylis, Cyperus, Dulichium, Eleocharis, Eriophorum, Fimbristylis, Fuirena, Lipocarpha, and Scirpus.
Reproduction of Eriophorum vaginatum by seed in Alaskan tussock tundra.