broom grass


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.
Related to broom grass: bromegrass
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.broom grass - any of several grasses of the genus Andropogon; used in broom making
grass - narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay
Andropogon, genus Andropogon - tall annual or perennial grasses with spikelike racemes; warm regions
Andropogon virginicus, broom sedge - tall tufted grass of southeastern United States
Andropogon scoparius, broom beard grass, prairie grass, Schizachyrium scoparium, wire grass - handsome hardy North American grass with foliage turning pale bronze in autumn
References in periodicals archive ?
Title of the Project: Broom grass propagation and product diversification by Batasey NWFP group
The Eastern Hills in general and the Ilam district in particular, are famous for growing cash crops such as cardamom, tea, broom grass, ginger and round chillies and women's engagement is said to be higher (DADO 2014).
The women make rain covers known as "knups," using bamboo slivers, plastic sheets and broom grass to create a rain shield that resembles a turtle shell, meant to be worn on one's head while being large enough to keep rain off one's knees.
These were broom grass, setaria, wild groundnut, congosignal, guinea var.
An irrigation system fed by the spring provides water for alfalfa, broom grass, and grain.
Vetiver and Broom grass and indigenous trees can protect slopes by holding soil intact.