family Poaceae

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Related to family Poaceae: Gramineae
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Poaceae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cerealsfamily Poaceae - 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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In the study, size classes of family Poaceae allows to separate Setaria sp.
Cymbopogoncitratus also known as lemon grass is a herb which belongs to family Poaceae. It is well known and utilized for its distinct lemon flavor and citrusy aroma.
Sugarcane (Saccharum officinarium, family Poaceae) is a widely grown cash crop in Pakistan.
is a perennial grass belonging to family Poaceae. The leaf blades are a grey-green color and are short, usually 2-15 cm (0.79-5.91 in) long with rough edge.
In the study sites, plant species belonging to 15 families were recorded, the maximum species were recorded in family Poaceae, in which 10 species were found (Table 5).
Artigo "An approach on phytoalexins: function, characterization and biosynthesis in plants of the family Poaceae" publicado no fasciculo v46n7 de julho da Ciencia Rural paginas 1206-1216, onde se lia:
The cosmopolitan family Poaceae comprise about II, 000 species found mainly in grasslands and forest formations (Watson and Dallwitz, 1992 onwards; GPWG II, 2012).
2014) and damages a broad range of graminaceous crops in the family Poaceae (Poales), including Avena sativa L.
Among flowering plants, many commelinid monocots are silica-accumulators, most notably the grass family Poaceae (Ma & Yamaji, 2006; Currie & Perry, 2007; Schoelynck et al., 2010).
Phytoliths Types in Family Poaceae and Their Taxonomic Significance
In the current study, 27 grass species comprising of 16 genera belonged to family Poaceae were identified as shown in Table 1.
Maximum number of species (13) belong to family Poaceae followed by Asteraceae (10), Chenopodiaceae (5), Amaranthaceae (4), Pappillinaceae (4), Euphorbiaceae (3), Solanaceae (3).