Phalaris arundinacea

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Noun1.Phalaris arundinacea - perennial grass of marshy meadows and ditches having broad leaves; Europe and North America
grass - narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay
genus Phalaris, Phalaris - a genus of grasses with broad leaves and a dense spike of flowers
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The fungus is capable of solubilizing Ni in soil and enhancing its uptake by Miscanthus giganteus, Panicum virgatum, and Phalaris arundinacea (Kacprzak et al., 2014).
Recruitment of most tree species in UMR forests is low (Yin et al, 2009b) and invasive reed canary grass (Phalaris arundinacea, hereafter, Phalaris), already established along edges and in many canopy openings, threatens to spread further when new canopy gaps occur.
Alongside the already dominating Phragmites, a remarkable increase was observed in the frequency of Phalaris arundinacea, Glyceria maxima, Sium latifolium, Agrostis stolonifera, and Rorippa amphibia.
Challenges to collecting included high daytime temperatures (sciomyzids in general are cold-adapted) and thick reed canary grass (Phalaris arundinacea).
The inlet area is shallow with soft sediment and a thick layer of detritus from decaying flooded vegetation and littoral macrophyte beds (principally reed canary grass, Phalaris arundinacea).
These include Bidens connata Muhl., Ceratophyllum demersum L., Conoclinium coelestinum (L.) DC., Lindernia dubia (L.) Pennell, Ludwigia peploides (HBK) Raven, Najas guadalupensis, Phalaris arundinacea L., Potamogeton nodosus Poir., Sagittaria latifolia Willd., and Typha latifolia L.
Smith, "The potential use of reed canarygrass (Phalaris arundinacea L.) as a biofuel crop," Acta Agriculturae Scandinavica B: Soil and Plant Science, vol.
Some have proposed establishing a vegetative buffer with forage graminoids [15], like reed canarygrass (Phalaris arundinacea), whose fibrous root systems efficiently remove soil N[O.sub.3].