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Noun1.Poaceae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cerealsPoaceae - 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
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A good example is witchweed (Striga spp), which attacks crops of the Poaceae family.
Table 3 and 5 demonstrate that most of the plants belong to Poaceae and Chenopodiaceae.
Las familias mas diversas fueron Asteraceae (44 especies), Poaceae (23), Brassicaceae (8), Fabaceae (8), Caryophyllaceae (6), Plantaginaceae (6) y Orobanchaceae (5), las cuales representan el 58% del total de especies registradas; otras tres familias contienen cuatro especies cada una y otras cinco presentan tres cada una.
Novidades taxonomicas em Digitaria Haller (Poaceae) e novas citacoes para o genero no Brasil.
Notable sales increases for moringa (Moringa oleifera, Moringaceae), nigella (Nigella sativa, Ranunculaceae), wheat grass (Triticum aestivum, Poaceae), and barley grass (Hordeum vulgare, Poaceae) were likely related to the growing consumer preference for botanical ingredients with general health and nutrition benefits, often in non-pill forms, such as powders and liquids.
(Poaceae), also known as giant reed or carrizo cane, that is severely threatening riparian habitats throughout the southern half of the United States from California to Maryland and south into Mexico (Dudley 2000; Goolsby et al.
nicaraguensis, present in the complex of weeds of the Asteraceae family (Ecliptaprostrata L.), Cyperaceae (Cyperus rotundus L.), Cyperaceae (Fimbristylis littoralis L.), Poaceae (Echinochloa colona Link), in the rice production areas, in Panama.
Plants were classified into four structural types which roughly aligned with plant family: Stem-plants, usually Asteraceae, consisted of one straight stem with leaves emanating to all sides; Low-vegetation plants, usually Zoysia japonica (Poaceae), were short and formed relatively dense cover; and Tall-grass included tall (50-150 cm) Poaceae with long and thin grass leaves.
These were garlic, Andrographis paniculata (King of bitters); Chilli pepper seeds; lemongrass; Datura stramonium (Thornapple); Bitter kola seeds; tobacco plant; Ocimum gratissimum (Scent leaf); Sansevieria trifasciata (Mother-in-Law tongue); Turnera ulmifolia (Yellow alder); and Vetiveria zizanioides (Poaceae Vetiver).
It has been observed in some genera of the Poaceae the development of a variable number of floriferous axes below the terminal inflorescence.