scutch grass


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scutch grass

n
(Plants) another name for Bermuda grass, couch grass Sometimes shortened to: scutch
[variant of couch grass]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.scutch grass - trailing grass native to Europe now cosmopolitan in warm regionsscutch grass - trailing grass native to Europe now cosmopolitan in warm regions; used for lawns and pastures especially in southern United States and India
grass - narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay
Cynodon, genus Cynodon - creeping perennial grasses of tropical and southern Africa
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I'd also avoid putting in perennial weeds with fleshy roots such as bindweed and scutch grass as only a bit of the root has to survive for the plant to keep growing.