Pennisetum


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Noun1.Pennisetum - a genus of Old World grasses
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
bulrush millet, cattail millet, pearl millet, Pennisetum Americanum, Pennisetum glaucum - tall grass having cattail like spikes; grown in Africa and Asia for its grain and in the United States chiefly for forage; sometimes used in making beer
fountain grass, Pennisetum ruppelii, Pennisetum setaceum - tall perennial ornamental grass with long nodding flower plumes of tropical Africa and Asia
feathertop, feathertop grass, Pennistum villosum - northeastern tropical African plant having feathery panicles
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Also known as fountain grass 'Rubrum', this stunning Pennisetum will create a dramatic and long-lasting garden display.
Pennisetum Red Head creates a dramatic wave of colour in the landscape, especially when the wind blows.
Response to temperature in a stand of pearl millet (Pennisetum typhoides) Final number of spikelets and grains.
(2014) and has been demonstrated in forages, including Panicum virgatum L., Pennisetum glaucum (L.) Leeke, and Sorghum bicolor L.
In the present study nitrate contents in fodder crops, viz., Sorghum bicolor (Jowar), Pennisetum glaucum (Bajra), Zea mays (Makai), Avena sativa (Jai), Brassica rapa (Shaljam) and Brassica Campestris (Sarson) were estimated twice a day i.e.
It is lovely in combination with small ornamental grasses like Pennisetum Little Bunny or tufted hair grass (Deschampsia cespitosa), gorgeous planted with dwarf varieties of coneflowers and Russian sage, and striking joining specimens of sedum, dianthus and Allium Millennium in rock gardens.
Tenders are invited for providing and displaying of different types of plants boungainvillea pennisetum opuntia ficus indica etc
Here's a list of some of my favourites that I find both functional and beautiful: | Pennisetum 'Hameln' - there are a number of varieties of fountain grass now available, but for the British climate, Hameln seems to be the most reliable for producing fluffy flowers.
thR gras Hameln' Here's a list of some of my favourites that I find both functional and beautiful: | Pennisetum 'Hameln' - there area number of varieties of fountain grass now available, but for the British climate, Hameln seems to be the most reliable for producing fluffy flowers.
'Hameln' Here's a list of some of my favourites that I find both functional and beautiful: | Pennisetum 'Hameln' - there are a number of varieties of fountain grass now available, but for the British climate, Hameln seems to be the most reliable for producing fluffy flowers.
"Nigella seed heads are just as decorative." As summer unfolds, their dry sculptural pods create striking silhouettes among purple-flowered Verbena bonariensis and the feathery plumes of Pennisetum orientate--a pollinator-attracting show that won't close until the waning days of autumn.
Analisis de crecimiento del pasto maralfalfa (Pennisetum sp.) en clima calido subhumedo.