Tiger grass


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(Bot.) a low East Indian fan palm (Chamærops Ritchieana). It is used in many ways by the natives.

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The serum contains Centella Asiatic, commonly referred to as cica or tiger grass, an ingredient that has been proven effective at aiding in skin recovery, according to the brand.
Aside from fishing, fruit-bearing trees and tiger grass planted in the watershed, including honeybee gathering provide livelihood of the people living both within and outside the area.
The DENR identified as possible livelihood activities hardwood and fruit tree planting, coffee processing and trading, bamboo propagation, soft broom production, woodcraft and furniture manufacturing from gmelina lumber, and bamboo or tiger grass farming.
It uses a cocktail of extracts from tiger nuts, lupin, edelweiss and tiger grass to achieve this feat.
The spa area features king and bamboo palms and towering tiger grass, which looks like bamboo.
My front garden, which measures only about 5ft by 6ft, was full of ornamental grasses - black ones, blue grass, tiger grass and several other special colour schemes and they were dug up during the night.
Things did not get any better as 2-7 shot Bongo Fury found newcomer Little Tobias too tough in the juvenile maiden hurdle, and they were quickly followed by defeats for Tiger Grass and Ellamine.
TONY McCOY was among the winners at Hereford yesterday with a four- timer on Ragdale Hall (7-2), Sunridge Fairy (4-6), Tiger Grass (11-8) and Phar From Phair (4-6).
The record-breaking champion jump jockey completed a four-timer on Ragdale Hall (7-2), Sunridge Fairy (4-6), Tiger Grass (11-8) and Phar From Fair (4-6).
McCoy reached 100 winners on September 17 last year but he did not have the best of starts to the day as he took a fall from Ela d'Argent in the first race but he bounced back to take the next on the Martin Pipe-trained Tiger Grass (4-6 favourite).
The champion jump jockey reached 100 winners on September 17 last year but didn't have the best of starts to the day as he took a fall from Ela d`Argent in the first race but he bounced back to take the next on the Martin Pipe-trained 4-6 shot Tiger Grass.
He can follow up here at the chief expense of Tiger Grass, ridden by the record-breaking Tony McCoy, who is aiming to complete the fastest century of winners.