Gramineae


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Related to Gramineae: Palmae, Leguminosae, Mimosaceae, Compositae
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Noun1.Gramineae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cerealsGramineae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane
liliopsid family, monocot family - family of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Graminales, order Graminales - grasses; sedges; rushes
graminaceous plant, gramineous plant - cosmopolitan herbaceous or woody plants with hollow jointed stems and long narrow leaves
Aegilops, genus Aegilops - goat grass
Agropyron, genus Agropyron - perennial grasses of temperate and cool regions: wheatgrass; dog grass
Agrostis, genus Agrostis - annual or perennial grasses cosmopolitan in northern hemisphere: bent grass (so named from `bent' meaning an area of unfenced grassland)
Alopecurus, genus Alopecurus - annual or perennial grasses including decorative and meadow species as well as notorious agricultural weeds
Andropogon, genus Andropogon - tall annual or perennial grasses with spikelike racemes; warm regions
Arundo, genus Arundo - any of several coarse tall perennial grasses of most warm areas: reeds
Bromus, genus Bromus - a genus of grasses of the family Gramineae
Bouteloua, genus Bouteloua - forage grasses
Buchloe, genus Buchloe - buffalo grass
Cenchrus, genus Cenchrus - a genus of grasses of the family Gramineae that have burs
Chloris, genus Chloris - tufted or perennial or annual grasses having runners: finger grass; windmill grass
Cortaderia, genus Cortaderia - tall ornamental grasses of South America and New Zealand and New Guinea: pampas grass
Cynodon, genus Cynodon - creeping perennial grasses of tropical and southern Africa
Dactylis, genus Dactylis - a monocotyledonous grass of the family Gramineae (has only one species)
Dactyloctenium, genus Dactyloctenium - a monocotyledonous genus of the family Gramineae
Digitaria, genus Digitaria - crab grass; finger grass
Echinochloa, genus Echinochloa - annual or perennial succulent grasses of warm regions
Eleusine, genus Eleusine - annual and perennial grasses of savannas and upland grasslands
Elymus, genus Elymus - tall tufted perennial grasses (such as lyme grass or wild rye)
Eragrostis, genus Eragrostis - annual or perennial grasses of tropics and subtropics
Erianthus, genus Erianthus - genus of reedlike grasses having spikes crowded in a panicle covered with long silky hairs
Festuca, genus Festuca - a genus of tufted perennial grasses of the family Gramineae
genus Glyceria, Glyceria - manna grass
genus Holcus, Holcus - a genus of Old World grasses widely cultivated in America
genus Hordeum, Hordeum - annual to perennial grasses of temperate northern hemisphere and South America: barley
genus Leymus, Leymus - genus that in some classifications overlaps the genus Elymus
genus Lolium, Lolium - darnel; ryegrass
genus Muhlenbergia, Muhlenbergia - a genus of grasses of the family Gramineae grown in America and Asia
genus Panicum, Panicum - panic grass
genus Paspalum - a genus of perennial grasses of warm regions
genus Pennisetum, Pennisetum - a genus of Old World grasses
genus Phalaris, Phalaris - a genus of grasses with broad leaves and a dense spike of flowers
genus Phleum, Phleum - grasses native to temperate regions
genus Phragmites, Phragmites - reeds of marshes and riversides in tropical or temperate regions
genus Poa, Poa - chiefly perennial grasses of cool temperate regions
meadow grass, meadowgrass - any of various grasses that thrive in the presence of abundant moisture
genus Saccharum, Saccharum - tall perennial reedlike grass originally of southeastern Asia: sugarcane
genus Schizachyrium, Schizachyrium - overlaps the genus Andropogon
References in periodicals archive ?
Wheat starch refers to a white-colored powder that is derived from the wheat plant of the genus Triticum from the grass family, Gramineae. Extracted from hydrated flour, wheat starch is widely used in the food and beverage industry as a thickening agent, food additive and an active ingredient.
El porcentaje de cada especie fue despues calculado sobre un total de aproximadamente 200, constituido de Gramineae, Acaena, Quercus (roble), Alnus (aliso), Podocarpus y un grupo de otros elementos de bosque (Hedyosmum, Myrica, Weinmannia, Vallea, Rapanea, Symplocos, Ilex, Styloceras, Juglans, Bocconia, Dodonaea, Urticaceae y Miconia).
Las mayores FR mostraron predominancia de especies de las familias Gramineae y Cyperaceae, siendo estos resultados similares a los reportados por Brandin y Ponce [2] en la Estacion Experimental La Iguana.
Habitat: A perennial grass member of the Gramineae family and native to Europe, growing up to about 30cm in barren soil, with a long, white, creeping rhizome producing the familiar hollow-jointed stems encircled by the linear sheaths.
Most monocot weeds found in lawns are from the family Gramineae and are termed grassy weeds or narrow leaved weeds.
(Gramineae)", "Una nueva especie de Brachiaria (Gramineae) del estado de Jalisco, Mexico", "Characterization of mestizo plant use in the Sierra de Manantlan, Jalisco-Colima, Mexico", "Flora de Manantlan", "Agave manantlanicola (Agavaceae), una especie nueva del occidente de Mexico", "Aristolochia rzedowskiana (Aristolochaceae) una especie nueva de la subseccion Pentandrae del estado de Jalisco, Mexico" y "Dos especies nuevas de Crassulaceae del sur de Jalisco, Mexico", solo por citar algunas.
Records of Lepidoptera, whose larvae were collected in soybean in South America, indicated that more than half of the species can be considered polyphagous (52.2%); more than a quarter feed mainly on Fabaceae (27.5%), one quarter mainly feed on Gramineae (5.8%), and the other species feed on plants belonging to a few families, including Fabaceae or specifically soybean (14.5%) (Tables 1 to 3).
[errore, recte incarum] es invalida, puesto que presenta el mismo holotipo que la subasociacion vicietosum gramineae (art.
Phylogenetics of Chloridoideae (Gramineae): a preliminary study based on nuclear ribosomal internal transcribed spacer and chloroplast trnL-F sequences.
The Poaceae (also called Gramineae or true grasses) are a large and nearly ubiquitous family of monocotyledonous flowering plants.
Gramineae Aegilops Crassa Boiss " " Aegilops cylin drica Host " " Arundo donax L.