grama grass

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Noun1.Grama grass - pasture grass of plains of South America and western North Americagrama grass - pasture grass of plains of South America and western North America
grass - narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay
Bouteloua, genus Bouteloua - forage grasses
blue grama, Bouteloua gracilis - a pasture grass of western North America
black grama, Bouteloua eriopoda - a pasture grass (especially of western coastal regions of North America)
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Things like sideoats grama grass, Jerusalem artichoke, shagbark hickory, scarlet tanagers, five-lined skinks, massassaugas, chert and that Permian limestone.
THE PLANTS: The meadow includes blue grama grass (Bouteloua gracilis), native fescues, and junegrass.
In results published in the Journal of Arid Environments, Lucero and her colleagues found that 1 liter of hydrogel-bound water was sufficient to support black grama grass (Bouteloua eriopoda) transplants through reproductive maturity.
The Arizona scientist recorded a 50 percent reduction in grama grass ground cover and a 26 percent loss of drought-resistant junipers at his study sites.
Northern New Mexico's grama grass was so tall it hid bedded bucks.