manna grass


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Related to manna grass: Indian Grass, reed canary grass
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Noun1.manna grass - any of several moisture-loving grasses of the genus Glyceria having sweet flavor or odormanna grass - any of several moisture-loving grasses of the genus Glyceria having sweet flavor or odor
genus Glyceria, Glyceria - manna grass
Glyceria grandis, reed meadow grass - a pasture grass of moist places throughout North America
meadow grass, meadowgrass - any of various grasses that thrive in the presence of abundant moisture
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The seeds of Glyceria fluitans, also known as "floating sweet-grass" or "water manna grass" can be used to make porridge or milled for bread.
At-risk plant species stand to benefit as well, including glade spurge, purple avens, Jacob's ladder, alder-leaved buck-thorn, and manna grass. "A more diverse community with its original species mix will be better habitat for its individual members," Cimarolli says.