genus Elymus


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Noun1.genus Elymus - tall tufted perennial grasses (such as lyme grass or wild rye)genus Elymus - tall tufted perennial grasses (such as lyme grass or wild rye)
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Graminaceae, family Gramineae, family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, grass family, Poaceae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane
lyme grass - a grass of the genus Elymus
wild rye - any of several grasses of the genus Elymus
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The genus Elymus contains allopolyploid species that have the StStYY, StStYYPP, StStHH, and StSt genomic configuration.