Indian grass

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(Bot.) a coarse, high grass (Chrysopogon nutans), common in the southern portions of the United States; wood grass.

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2] seed germination stimulation was also obtained in Zinnia elegans [17], Panicum virgatum, Andropogon gerardii and Sorghastrum nutans [20].
The dominant grasses were Sorghastrum nutans (Indian grass) with an I.
Usually each of the nine fields was planted to Sorghastrum nutans and either Andropogon gerardii or Schizachyrium scoparium as a second native grass species (Simpson & Esker 1997).
New records for the open prairie habitat at Sixteenth Section include the grasses (Poaceae) Andropogon geradii Vitman, Sorghastrum nutans (L.
curtipendula, Andropogon gerardii, Sorghastrum nutans, and Sporobolus
The tallgrass prairie is dominated by Andropogon gerardii (big bluestem), Schizachyrium scoparium (little bluestem), Sorghastrum nutans (Indiangrass), Panicum virgatum (switchgrass), and various forbs.
Because root samples were consistently collected under canopies dominated by the matrix grasses Andropogon gerardii and Sorghastrum nutans, these data reflect a decrease in the mycorrhizal colonization of the same plant species rather than a decrease in the proportion of mycorrhizal plants.
By the mature restoration stage (1997-2006) Sorghastrum nutans (L.
Bothriochloa barbinodis, Schizachyrium scoparium, and Sorghastrum nutans.
Today, the dominant tall grasses are Andropogon gerardii Vitman (big bluestem), Sporobolus heterolepsis Gray (prairie dropseed), and Sorghastrum nutans (L.
In the early 1990's refuge managers seeded several native grasses to the site such as Sorghastrum nutans (L.