bristle grass

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Noun1.bristle grass - grasses of grasslands and woodlands having large gracefully arching spikes with long bristles beneath each spikelet
foxtail, foxtail grass - grasses of the genera Alopecurus and Setaria having dense silky or bristly brushlike flowering spikes
genus Setaria, Setaria - annual or perennial grasses of warm regions: bristlegrasses
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2007, 50) mention that in Poland bristle grass seeds (genus Setaria) have been found more frequently than common millet, and this could indicate the cultivation of bristle grasses.
In Figures 1 and 2 I am bending bristle grass to demonstrate how energy is stored in the grass.
Also found were grass varieties, such as the turgid panic grass and bristle grass, which are food for the Arabian oryx, gazelle, and hare.