Festuca


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Related to Festuca: Festuca arundinacea, fescues
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Noun1.Festuca - a genus of tufted perennial grasses of the family GramineaeFestuca - a genus of tufted perennial grasses of the family Gramineae
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
fescue, fescue grass, Festuca elatior, meadow fescue - grass with wide flat leaves cultivated in Europe and America for permanent pasture and hay and for lawns
Festuca ovina, sheep fescue, sheep's fescue - cultivated for sheep pasturage in upland regions or used as a lawn grass
silver grass - of Australia and New Zealand
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Grasses are great weed suppressants so consider replacing a small, tatty lawn with a no-mow carpet of spiky steely blue evergreen Festuca glauca.
This study was designed to determine P, K, Ca, Mg and Na mineral accumulations in Agropyron elongatum, Chloris gayana, Cynodon dactylon and Festuca arundinacea species grown on control (non-saline and non-alkaline), highly saline, highly alkaline and highly saline-alkaline soils, and to check whether the obtained fodders meet mineral requirements of animals.
The flowers wind their way through a bed of evergreen shrubs (variegated Abelia 'Miss Lemon' on the left and mounds of Festuca 'Beyond Blue' to the right).
Dado el tiempo disponible, los generos mas numerosos como Poa, Calamagrostis, Festuca y Paspalum no han podido ser exhaustivamente estudiados y probablemente puedan incluir un numero mayor de especies de las que aqui se asigna.
This follows the second set of accounts filed by the 70-year-old's firm Festuca Ltd to the Companies Office showing the company's cash pile jumped to almost [euro]300,000 last year.
They are characterized by diagnostic species such as Senecio adonidifolius, Hieracium sabaudum and Spergula morisonii (Figure 3b, Table 3), among others, as well as dense broom communities mainly composed by Cytisus scoparius and Genista florida and by western endemic such as Festuca elegans subsp.
En el caso de la familia Poaceae se adopta la taxonomia de Romero Zarco (2015) y para el genero Festuca la de Devesa et al.
Autumn is a great time to plant Festuca, Deschampsia and Stipa as they all come into growth from late winter.
Especies de plantas de cobertura anuais em sucessao, como a aveia (Avena sativa), o centeio (Secale cereale) e o azevem (Lolium multiflorum), entre outras ou ate mesmo especies de plantas de cobertura perenes, entre elas a festuca (Festuca arundinacea) sao cultivadas nas linhas e entrelinhas dos vinhedos, especialmente para proteger a superficie
Approximately 57 species of plants found in the flora area, Festuca ovina, Onobrychis cornuta, Thymuspubescens as the dominant vegetation type.